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Hopper burn damage from potato leaf hopper on red maple

Maple Nursery IPM Update

I had several questions related to problems with maples last week. In the process I noticed damage from maple …

Photo of Danny LauderdaleDanny LauderdaleArea Specialized Agent - Nursery and Greenhouse, Eastern Region

Hellebores or Lenten Roses

Hellebores or Lenten Roses Hellebores or Lenten Roses are small lovely small evergreen groundcover and/or perennials that add color to …

WBG Open House

Newsarticle Cyndi Lauderdale May 4, 2012 Wilson Botanical Garden Open House The Wilson Botanical Garden will host an open house to dedicate its …

Photo of Cyndi LauderdaleCyndi LauderdaleExtension Agent, Agriculture, Commercial Ornamental and Consumer Horticulture

Christmas Tree Care

NEWS ARTICLE Cyndi Lauderdale Horticulture Agent November 20, 2009 CHRISTMAS TREE CARE …

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This publication provides introductory information about growing and wild-harvesting medicinal herbs in North Carolina. The …

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13. Propagation

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Managing Storm and Disaster Damage in Landscapes and Nurseries

This publication is a compilation of ideas from a few specialists based on research, reports …

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Conducting a Bioassay For Herbicide Residues

General guidelines on how to conduct a bioassay for herbicide residues in soil

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After the Flood -- Weed Management Concerns for Nurseries and Landscapes

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Preemergence Herbicide Efficacy

A table of efficacy rankings for preemergence herbicides labeled for use in nursery crops and/or …

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Gnomonia Leaf Blotch and Stem-End Rot of Strawberry

Gnomonia causes leaf blotch and stem-end rot of strawberry. The pathogen typically is introduced on …

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Greenhouse Weed Control

This publication discusses a number of options that are available to the greenhouse manager for …