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Paperbush

What's Blooming in January

One goal for an attractive garden is to have some color interest at all times of the year. In …

Camellia_japonica Higo Ohkan

January Gardening Tips

After the holiday season we are usually dreaming of warm weather days and getting back into our gardens. Even …

Red Poinsettia

December Gardening Tips

In December our minds are probably more on preparing for the holidays than working in the garden. If you …

Group of houseplants

Time to Bring Houseplants Indoors

Usually when we start hearing about cold temperatures around late October, people begin asking when they need to bring …

Bird Feeder

November Gardening Tips

November is now upon us which means soon our minds may be more on preparing for the holiday season, …

3-Bin Compost System

Backyard Composting

As we clean up our gardens and landscapes this fall, there is probably a lot of yard waste that …

Chrysanthemum blooming

October Gardening Tips

Now that fall weather is upon us, October is a great time to enjoy working in your gardens and …

Yellow Daffodils

2021 Fall Bulb Sale

Did you know fall is the time to plant spring-flowering bulbs in your garden? Take advantage of our sale …

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Glyphosate

This pesticide factsheet covers the use and characteristics of the herbicide, glyphosate.

Steam is directed to the weeds growing in the cracks of pavement

Are There Alternatives to Glyphosate for Weed Control in Landscapes?

Many landscape maintenance professionals have grown reliant on glyphosate for weed control. Landscape weed control …

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Plant Selection for Extensive Green Roofs in the Research Triangle Area of North Carolina

This publication describes the evaluation of plant survival and vigor on 11 extensive green roofs …

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Diseases of Cool-Season Turfgrasses

This guide is designed to help identify the most troublesome diseases associated with cool-season turfgrasses. …

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Pythium Root Rot in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of pythium root rot.

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Pythium Blight in Turf

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Microdochium Patch in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of microdochium patch (pink snow mold).

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Leaf and Sheath Blight in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of leaf and sheath spot in turf.

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