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Add Asparagus to Your Garden

Asparagus may seem like an unusual vegetable that would be difficult to grow in the garden. However, a gardener …

February Gardening Tips

With this recent cold weather, many of us are probably not spending much time outside in our gardens and …

Fertilizing Tree Fruits & Pecans

Fertilization is an important step for having a successful harvest of pecans and fruit in the home garden. However, …

Pansy

December Gardening Tips

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

November Gardening Tips

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

Orange Zinnia Flowers

October Gardening Tips

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

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3. Botany

This Botany Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook discusses plant taxonomy or how to name …

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NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines

This publication provides guidelines for the NC State Extension Master Gardener program, including how to …

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Natural Learning Initiative Gardening Activity Guide

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Phytophthora Blight and Root Rot on Annuals and Herbaceous Perennials

Identification and management of Phytophthora in annuals and herbaceous perennials in greenhouses and in the …

Zoysiagrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This publication for homeowners and landscapers describes how to mow, fertilize, irrigate, and control weeds …

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20. Wildlife

This Wildlife Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook teaches readers to recognize the value of …

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Greenhouse Weed Control

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