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TitleCollectionTypeDate
Plant Propagation by Stem CuttingsHTML01/31/1999
Plant Propagation by LayeringHTML01/31/1999
Plant Propagation by Leaf, Cane, and Root CuttingsHTML01/31/1999
9. LawnsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
15. Tree Fruit and NutsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Pruning and Training Thornless BlackberriesHTML12/31/1996
Growing a Fall Vegetable GardenHTML01/31/1999
Soil Acidity and Liming: Basic Information for Farmers and GardenersHTML03/02/2014
5. Diseases and DisordersNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML07/08/2016
Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's GuideHTML09/04/2015
North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Muscadine Grapes in the Home GardenHTML06/30/2006
12. Native PlantsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
18. Plants Grown in ContainersNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
19. Landscape DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
4. InsectsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Average First Fall Frost Dates for Selected North Carolina LocationsHTML12/31/1996
8. Integrated Pest Management (IPM)North Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Reptiles and Amphibians in Your BackyardHTML08/23/2017
13. PropagationNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
6. WeedsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals ManualHTML12/01/2017
GlossaryNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
16. Vegetable GardeningNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Growing Apple Trees in the Home GardenHTML02/28/1995
Small and Intermediate Trees for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
3. BotanyNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Western North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML08/04/2016
14. Small FruitsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Cicada Killer WaspHTML04/01/2002
Muscadine Grape: Family Activity GuideHTML09/19/2016
Winterizing the Herb GardenHTML01/31/1999
Planting Techniques for Trees and ShrubsHTML04/30/1997
11. Woody Ornamentals North Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
10. Herbaceous OrnamentalsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food DiscardsHTML04/07/2017
A Gardener's Guide to Fertilizing Trees and ShrubsPDF01/01/2001
Shrubs 1-4 Feet High for North Carolina LandscapesPDF09/30/1993
Growing Peaches in North CarolinaHTML01/01/2000
Gummy Stem Blight of CucurbitsHTML12/16/2013
20. WildlifeNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Harvesting and Preserving Herbs for the Home GardenerHTML02/28/1998
2. CompostingNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Worms Can Recycle Your GarbageHTML03/29/2017
Large Trees for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
Postemergence, Non-Selective Herbicides for Landscapes and NurseriesHTML10/31/1998
Roses for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
Soils and Water QualityHTML03/24/2015
Early Blight of TomatoHTML12/11/2015
Greenstriped mapleworm, Dryocampa rubicunda (F.), Lepidoptera: SaturniidaeHTML07/03/2015
Caterpillars That Feed on Trees and ShrubsHTML07/01/2009
17. Organic Gardening North Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Anthracnose of CucurbitsHTML12/16/2013
A Small Backyard Greenhouse for the Home GardenerHTML02/01/1996
Septoria Leaf Spot of TomatoHTML12/19/2016
Fertilizing Deciduous Shade Trees in the LandscapeHTML01/01/1997
Cucurbit Downy MildewHTML12/16/2013
Eastern North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML06/15/2016
The Flowering DogwoodHTML06/30/1997
Spring-Flowering Bulbs: Trials in North CarolinaHTML01/01/1988
Growing Tomatoes in the Home GardenHTML12/31/1991
Herbicide Carryover in Hay, Manure, Compost, and Grass ClippingsPDF01/01/2015
Weed Management in Annual Color BedsHTML06/30/2007
Weed Management in Collards, Kale, Mustard, and Turnip GreensPDF01/01/2008
Growing Blueberries in the Home GardenPDF11/30/2002
Growing Perennial FlowersHTML10/31/2001
Appendix E. Season Extenders and GreenhousesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
7. DiagnosticsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Starting Plants from SeedsPDF01/31/1999
Crapemyrtles for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
Appendix F. History of Landscape DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Deer Problems in the LandscapePDF10/31/2004
Trellised CucumbersHTML01/01/2001
Vines for North Carolina LandscapesPDF06/30/1994
Basil Downy MildewHTML03/11/2015
Tomato Late BlightHTML12/06/2017
Junipers in the LandscapeHTML09/30/1994
Appendix B. Pesticides and Pesticide SafetyNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
A Gardener's Guide to Soil TestingPDF01/01/2005
Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban GardensHTML07/16/2015
Squash BeesHTML12/15/2015
Lettuce DropHTML03/21/2015
Appendix H. Community Gardening ResourcesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Sweetpotato ScurfHTML12/16/2013
Strawberries in the Home GardenPDF01/31/1993
Growing Herbs for the Home GardenerPDF02/28/1998
Soil, Plots, and PlantersCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines MAIN DOCUMENTNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/03/2015
Overcoming Seed Dormancy: Trees and ShrubsPDF01/31/1999
Using Pines in the LandscapeHTML09/30/1993
Azalea Culture for North Carolina GardenersHTML09/30/1993
Bagworms in Ornamental LandscapesHTML06/01/2010
Qualifiers for Quagmires: Landscape Plants for Wet SitesPDF02/28/1994
Brussels SproutsHTML01/01/2001
AsparagusHTML05/15/2015
Rhizopus Soft Rot of SweetpotatoHTML04/13/2015
Caladiums for the Home LandscapeHTML07/31/1998
Appendix G. Permaculture DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Green Bunch OnionsHTML01/01/2001
Weed Control in Vegetable GardensPDF04/30/1993
Botrytis Gray Mold of TomatoHTML03/06/2015
Hollies in the LandscapeHTML09/30/1994
Appendix C. Diagnostic TablesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Choosing and Using Edible FlowersPDF10/20/2014
Aphids on Ornamental Landscape PlantsHTML09/01/2009
Lace BugsHTML07/29/2016
Topping Trees and Flush CutsHTML10/01/1997
OrganizationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Collard GreensHTML06/22/2015
Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape PlantsHTML06/01/2009
Options for Backyard Stream RepairHTML08/08/2018
Harvesting VegetablesHTML12/31/1997
KaleHTML08/14/2015
Dahlias for the Home LandscapeHTML07/31/1998
Ornamental Grasses for North CarolinaPDF06/30/1997
Azalea LeafminerHTML07/29/2016
How to Prune Specific PlantsPDF01/01/2013
Average Last Spring Frost Dates for Selected North Carolina LocationsHTML12/31/1996
Black Rot of SweetpotatoHTML10/24/2014
Japanese Beetles on Ornamental Landscape PlantsHTML06/01/2009
The Use of Small and Intermediate Size Trees in the LandscapeHTML09/30/1993
A Step-by-Step Approach to Pruning Carlos Muscadine GrapevinesPDF01/01/2013
Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
III. North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer TrainingNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
I. North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/03/2015
Plants for Seashore ConditionsHTML09/30/1996
Armored Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental PlantsHTML08/01/2010
Crapemyrtle AphidHTML05/01/2009
General Pruning TechniquesPDF01/01/2013
Caring for Your Lawn and the EnvironmentHTML03/10/2015
What CAN be Composted?HTML04/11/2011
Bunch Grapes in the Home GardenPDF01/31/1995
Composting: A Guide to Managing Organic Yard WastesPDF01/01/1992
Modifying Soil for Plant Growth around Your HomePDF01/01/2009
II. North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer ProgramNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Biological Control of Pests: Questions and Answers for the Home GardenerHTML01/25/2010
Average Growing Season for Selected North Carolina LocationsHTML12/31/1996
Fuller Rose Beetle, Naupactus gomanni (Crotch), Coleoptera: CurculionidaeHTML07/03/2015
TroubleshootingCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the PiedmontPDF01/01/2011
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in the Landscape and in the HomeHTML09/01/2009
VI. North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Fund-RaisingNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Appendix B. Examples of North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer RolesNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Growing FoodCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Appendix A. Garden JournalingNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
IV. NC State Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program PoliciesNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Summer and Fall Flowering Bulbs for the LandscapePDF06/30/1999
How to Organize a Community GardenPDF01/01/2013
Weed Management in OkraPDF01/01/2008
Weed Management in Broccoli, Cabbage, and CauliflowerPDF01/01/2008
Potato Late BlightHTML01/22/2014
Home Forcing of Potted Amaryllis (Hippeastrum)PDF06/30/1998
Management of Adult Japanese Beetles for Commercial Nursery and Landscape OperationsHTML06/01/2009
Sooty MoldsHTML11/01/2002
Pruning Trees and ShrubsPDF01/01/1998
Protecting Plants from Cold DamageHTML09/30/1993
How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina PiedmontPDF01/01/2012
Bearded Iris for the Home LandscapePDF07/31/1998
Maple Eyespot Gall Midge, Acericecis ocellaris (Osten Sacken), Diptera: CecidomyiidaeHTML07/03/2015
Appendix A. Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Position Classifications and Descriptions NC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Using the NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Service Marks and LogoHTML08/10/2017
Weed Management for WildflowersPDF10/31/1993
Shrubs 4-8 Feet High for North Carolina LandscapesPDF09/30/1993
Bean Sprouts and Other Vegetable Seed SproutsHTML12/31/1994
Before the CutPDF01/01/2013
Weed Management in OnionsPDF01/01/2008
IRS Hurricane Matthew Tax ReliefHTML10/18/2016
Appendix E. State and Local Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Associations NC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/05/2015
Sources of Goldenseal Seeds, Plants or RootsPDF01/01/2006
Soft Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental PlantsHTML08/01/2010
Formica Ants in the LandscapeHTML06/01/2007
Ambrosia Beetle Pests of Nursery and Landscape TreesHTML02/01/2009
MulchesHTML06/30/1994
Tools to Make the CutPDF01/01/2013
Raspberries in the Home GardenPDF12/31/1996
Grapes and Berries for the GardenPDF02/01/2004
Getting StartedCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Food Garden DesignCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Cyclamen Mite and Broad Mite in Ornamental PlantsHTML02/01/1997
Growing Boxwoods in the LandscapePDF02/28/1999
Natural Areas in the LandscapeHTML06/30/1997
Brown Soft ScaleHTML04/01/1998
Cypress WeevilHTML03/01/2004
Recommended Trees for Urban Landscapes: Proven Performers for Difficult SitesPDF02/28/2000
Weed Management in LettucePDF01/01/2008
Improving Lawn Care and GardeningHTML07/19/2015
Indoor Plant Selection and CarePDF08/30/1999
IntroductionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Smooth and Oakleaf HydrangeasPDF07/31/1998
Superior Crabapple Trees for the LandscapePDF05/31/1993
Master Gardener Insect Guide for Ornamentals and TurfPDF01/01/1990
Average Solar Radiation and Wind Information for North CarolinaPDF08/31/1998
Home Forcing of Daffodils (Narcissus)PDF06/30/1998
Site SelectionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Funding and ResourcesCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Beyond the Garden GateCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Appendix D: NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Volunteer Recertification Code of Conduct FormNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML09/14/2017
Appendix F. Social Media PolicyNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML03/30/2016
Geranium Culture for Home GardenersPDF12/31/1997
Organic Lawn Care: A Guide to Organic Lawn Maintenance and Pest ManagementPDF01/01/1997
Appendix D. Garden ToolsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm BedsPDF03/01/1997
A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water QualityPDF01/01/2000
Home Garden - Asparagus ProductionPDF01/31/2001
Site PreparationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Food Safety and Garden HealthCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Controlling Sedges in Landscape PlantingsPDF12/31/1998
Home Forcing of HyacinthsPDF06/30/1999
Ash Whitefly in North CarolinaHTML01/01/2010
Urban Trees for Use under Utility LinesPDF11/30/1993
Mini-GardeningPDF03/31/1995
Container Vegetable GardeningPDF12/31/1991
Guide to Deciding When to Start and Stop Irrigation for Frost Protection of Fruit CropsPDF02/28/1998
Coping With Drought: A Guide To Understanding Plant Response to DroughtPDF01/01/2009
Controlling Bamboo in Landscape PlantingsPDF05/19/2004
Mulching Trees and ShrubsPDF09/30/2000
ManagementCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
The One, Two, Three's of Greenhouse BMP'sPDF07/03/1997
Appendix C: NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Student/Intern Code of Conduct FormNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML09/14/2017
Home Forcing of Potted Paperwhite (Narcissus)PDF06/30/1998
Ornamental Sweetpotatoes for the Home LandscapePDF01/01/2012
VII. Sources of Additional Information NC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
V. North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteer Program ProceduresNC State Extension Master Gardener Program GuidelinesHTML06/04/2015
Hosta Diseases and PestsPDF01/01/2005

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