Commercial horticulture — fruit, vegetable and landscape plant production — represents a fast-growing segment of North Carolina’s economy. North Carolina Cooperative Extension helps growers implement research-based production practices, investigate high-value alternative crops, develop sound business plans and explore new marketing options to ensure continued farm profitability, environmental stewardship and quality of life.
Hellebores or Lenten Roses Hellebores or Lenten Roses are small lovely small evergreen groundcover and/or perennials that add color to the winter garden. The foliage is dark green with 7-9 leaflets and growing MORE »
2013 Eastern NC Landscape Conference and Trade Show will be held Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at the Wilson County Agricultural Center. Pesticide credits will be offered. Pre-registration forms and fees are due by MORE »
Newsarticle Cyndi Lauderdale May 4, 2012 Wilson Botanical Garden Open House The Wilson Botanical Garden will host an open house to dedicate its newest garden the Children’s Secret Garden on Saturday, May 19 MORE »
NEWS ARTICLE Cyndi Lauderdale Horticulture Agent November 20, 2009 CHRISTMAS TREE CARE Many homeowners are in the process of selecting a cut Christmas tree. Christmas trees purchased are typically fir, spruce, or MORE »