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Fruit trees and useful plants in Amazonian life

Patricia Shanley

Fruit trees and useful plants in Amazonian life

by Patricia Shanley

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Published by Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome, Italy .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Useful Plants,
  • Fruit,
  • Rain forest plants,
  • Edible Plants,
  • Economic Botany

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors Patricia Shanley ... [et al.].
    SeriesNon-wood forest products -- 20, Non-wood forest products -- 20.
    ContributionsFood and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQK98.4.A53 F78 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 353 p. :
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25261624M
    ISBN 109251070075
    ISBN 109789251070079
    LC Control Number2012401032
    OCLC/WorldCa773670573

    A massive, collaborative map of the urban harvest uniting the efforts of foragers, freegans, and foresters around the world. Explore and share information about the sources of free food in your neighborhood. FRUIT AND SEED DISPERSAL IN AMAZONIAN FLOODPLAIN TREES – A REVIEW Pia Parolin1,2, Florian Wittmann 3 & Leandro V. Ferreira4 1 University of Hamburg, Biocentre Klein Flottbek, Dept. Plant Diversity, Ohnhorststr. 18, Hamburg, Germany 2 French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), ISA– TEAPEA , BP , Sophia.

    TABLE OF CONTENTS #1 Why reforesting with fruit trees #2 Which species to cultivate #3 Seed collection and culture in nursery #4 Fruit tree grafting #5 How to plant fruit trees #6 Teaching native populations; The Ecuadorian Amazon is a region of South-America where fruit cultivation is quite undeveloped. Nonetheless replanting fruit trees which allows production, transformation, marketing . Espalier and Belgium fences take apples, cherries, peach, figs, pear, and citrus trees and turn them into an edible fence that provides fruit and blocks a view or entrance. I still fondly remember the edible fences at Thomas Jefferson's home in Monticello, Virginia that define the garden beds.

      Nasturtiums – Nasturtiums are believed to discourage codling moths, a scourge of several fruit trees, including apples. Plant nasturtiums seeds at the base of trees. Hyssop – Hyssop is an attractive herb with a bitter aroma that discourages pests. Hyssop makes a great companion plant for all types of fruit, including berries. 2. Pacay. This unusual fruit resembles a humongous green bean. Pacay is also called ice-cream bean due to its sweet flavor and smooth texture. The inside looks like cotton and although the pods are long, there is not much to eat inside once the seeds are taken out.


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This book features the uncommon quality of bringing together original scientific knowledge on fruits and useful plants of the Amazon forest and the sensibility to detect the deep interaction between life, traditional knowledge of our forests and folk culture.

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