CSIRO Publishing, March 2014. 280 pages, paperback, colour photographs and illustrations.
Assists the average gardener to identify and deal with those common insects and small animals that are found in every Australian garden. Clear descriptions and full colour images aid in identifying insects or other organisms, and provides useful advice on how to recognise and treat problems. The book also covers feeding habits, life cycles and basic insect biology. This fully updated edition has been expanded to include general garden situations as well as Australian native plants, and provides further information on plant diseases, harmless and beneficial fungi, bacteria and viruses, physiological disorders and problems caused by horticultural mismanagement.