"An essential book for horticulturists and anyone concerned with pest management."—John Van de Water, Newark Star-Ledger, March 16, 2003 (John Van de Water Newark Star-Ledger
"This is the most useful garden book on controlling pests to come out lately and would be a welcome addition to anyone's library."—Joanne S. Carpender, National Gardener, February 2003 (Joanne S. Carpender National Gardener
This authoritative and beautifully illustrated account provides a unique source of reference for all practitioners involved in the recognition, biology, and control of the pests of ornamental crops. The author recommends appropriate control measures, including environmentally conscious methods, and using certain pesticide and chemical controls.