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Care for your Garden - Use Windbreaks

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Title: Care for your Garden - Use Windbreaks
Authors: McCall, Wade W.
Keywords: windbreaks
Issue Date: Nov 1986
Publisher: University of Hawaii
Citation: McCall WW. 1986. Care for your garden – use windbreaks. Honolulu (HI): University of Hawaii. 2 p. (General Home Garden Series; GHGS-038).
Series/Report no.: General Home Garden Series
038
Abstract: Hawaii is at the northern edge of the tropics,
where the prevailing winds are the northeasterly
trades. These winds are generally 8 to 20 miles per
hour, but gusts up to 40 miles per hour or more may
occur. These trade winds blow for 300 days or more
each year. During the absence of the trade winds, it
is possible to have "kona" winds from an opposite or
variable direction. This brief publication summarizes types of windbreaks for protecting garden plants.
Pages/Duration: 2 pages
URI/DOI: http://hdl.handle.net/10125/10726
Appears in Collections:General Home Garden Series, 1973 - 1987



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