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Do you have a friend or family member who moved to North Carolina from another climate? Are they finding that most of what they know about gardening where they came from is not helpful here? North Carolina plants, soils, seasons, insects, and diseases may all be different.

Help them create a thriving garden, lawn and landscape by providing them with expert information prepared especially for home gardeners by NC State Specialists

.The Extension Gardener Handbook has everything a gardener needs to know to have fun and be successful gardening in North Carolina. 

The national award winning, 728 page book has 1,067 color images, diagnostic tables, case studies and much more. The printed, hardcover version is available from UNC Press for $60. NC Extension Master Gardener volunteers get a discount; check with your county agent for the Promo Code. Get a 25% discount by buying 5 or more (use promo code 01NCSU25 )

The online interactive version is available on Top Hat for $45. It provides lifetime access, embedded videos, rollover glossary, links from each botanical name to the plant profile in the Extension Gardener Plant Toolbox, the ability to highlight and take notes, and much more.

You may also be interested in giving a scholarship to an online class in Plant IdGardens, Lawns and Landscapes, or Therapeutic Horticulture