Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

2016 Annual Meeting of the International Plant Propagators' Society, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, USA.

Abstract

This proceedings contains 75 papers focusing on the breeding programmes, sexual and asexual propagation methods, protected and open cultivation and marketing aspects of various horticultural crops. The benefits of the integrated control of plants pests on crop production are discussed and the importance of the introduction of new ornamental plant species in increasing the diversity of horticultural crops is also presented.