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15. Tree Fruit and NutsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
9. LawnsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Plant Propagation by Layering01/31/1999
Plant Propagation by Stem Cuttings01/31/1999
Growing a Fall Vegetable Garden01/31/1999
5. Diseases and DisordersNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Plant Propagation by Leaf, Cane, and Root Cuttings01/31/1999
Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's Guide09/04/2015
12. Native PlantsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs07/08/2016
Soil Acidity and Liming: Basic Information for Farmers and Gardeners12/12/2018
4. InsectsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
13. PropagationNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food Discards04/07/2017
19. Landscape DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
2019 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals Manual02/15/2019
Muscadine Grapes in the Home Garden06/30/2006
North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Average First Fall Frost Dates for Selected North Carolina Locations12/31/1996
Cicada Killer Wasp04/01/2002
Reptiles and Amphibians in Your Backyard08/23/2017
6. WeedsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Muscadine Grape: Family Activity Guide09/19/2016
18. Plants Grown in ContainersNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Eastern North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs06/15/2016
8. Integrated Pest Management (IPM)North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
14. Small FruitsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
A Gardener's Guide to Soil Testing08/20/2019
GlossaryNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Winterizing the Herb Garden01/31/1999
11. Woody OrnamentalsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
10. Herbaceous OrnamentalsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
16. Vegetable GardeningNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Armored Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental Plants08/01/2010
Pests of Beans and PeasInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Western North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and Herbs08/04/2016
Bagworms in Ornamental Landscapes06/01/2010
3. BotanyNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Growing Apple Trees in the Home Garden02/28/1995
Worms Can Recycle Your Garbage03/29/2017
Caterpillars That Feed on Trees and Shrubs07/01/2009
Roses for North Carolina09/30/1994
Crapemyrtle Aphid05/01/2009
Options for Backyard Stream Repair08/08/2018
Asparagus05/15/2015
NC State Extension Master Gardener Program Guidelines05/29/2019
Kale08/14/2015
2. CompostingNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
17. Organic GardeningNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Ambrosia Beetle Pests of Nursery and Landscape Trees02/01/2009
Pests of SweetpotatoInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
20. WildlifeNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Growing Perennial Flowers10/31/2001
Insect and Related Pests of Vegetables MAIN DOCUMENTInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables01/01/2003
Soils and Water Quality03/24/2015
Harvesting and Preserving Herbs for the Home Gardener02/28/1998
Collard Greens06/22/2015
Pests of OkraInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Guía de Horticultura para Principiantes10/09/2018
Squash Bees12/15/2015
Pests of AsparagusInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables01/01/2003
A Gardener's Guide to Fertilizing Trees and Shrubs01/01/2001
Growing Herbs for the Home Gardener02/28/1998
Soft Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental Plants08/01/2010
Overcoming Seed Dormancy: Trees and Shrubs01/31/1999
Pests of CarrotsInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
How to Organize a Community Garden06/17/2019
Ornamental Grasses for North Carolina06/30/1997
Appendix G. Permaculture DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Spring-Flowering Bulbs: Trials in North Carolina01/01/1988
Average Last Spring Frost Dates for Selected North Carolina Locations12/31/1996
Japanese Beetles on Ornamental Landscape Plants06/01/2009
Snakes08/21/2019
Brussels Sprouts01/01/2001
A Small Backyard Greenhouse for the Home Gardener02/01/1996
Boxwood Leafminer01/01/2011
Cyclamen Mite and Broad Mite in Ornamental Plants02/01/1997
Growing Blueberries in the Home Garden11/30/2002
Early Blight of Tomato12/11/2015
Appendix E. Season Extenders and GreenhousesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Postemergence, Non-Selective Herbicides for Landscapes and Nurseries10/31/1998
Septoria Leaf Spot of Tomato12/19/2016
Appendix C. Diagnostic TablesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Greenstriped mapleworm, Dryocampa rubicunda (F.), Lepidoptera: Saturniidae07/03/2015
Biological Control of Pests: Questions and Answers for the Home Gardener01/25/2010
Planting Techniques for Trees and Shrubs04/30/1997
Pests of CrucifersInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Pests of CucurbitsInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Pests of PeppersInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Starting Plants from Seeds01/31/1999
Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape Plants06/01/2009
Herbicide Carryover in Hay, Manure, Compost, and Grass Clippings01/01/2015
Pests of LettuceInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina Piedmont04/04/2019
Dahlias for the Home Landscape07/31/1998
Appendix F. History of Landscape DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Fertilizing Deciduous Shade Trees in the Landscape01/01/1997
Lace Bugs07/29/2016
Weed Management in Collards, Kale, Mustard, and Turnip Greens01/01/2008
7. DiagnosticsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Appendix B. Pesticides and Pesticide SafetyNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Topping Trees and Flush Cuts10/01/1997
Indian Wax Scale Insect05/01/2009
Average Growing Season for Selected North Carolina Locations12/31/1996
Bearded Iris for the Home Landscape07/31/1998
Choosing and Using Edible Flowers10/20/2014
Cypress Weevil03/01/2004
Black Vine Weevil11/01/2003
Pests of Sweet CornInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Bunch Grapes in the Home Garden01/31/1995
A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water Quality01/01/2000
Weed Management in Okra01/01/2008
Home Forcing of Potted Amaryllis (Hippeastrum)06/30/1998
Appendix A. Garden JournalingNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Weed Management in Annual Color Beds06/30/2007
Black Twig Borer09/01/2003
Carpenterworm05/01/2001
Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban Gardens07/16/2015
Pruning Trees and Shrubs01/01/1998
Trellised Cucumbers01/01/2001
Soil, Plots, and PlantersCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Summer and Fall Flowering Bulbs for the Landscape06/30/1999
Growing Tomatoes in the Home Garden12/31/1991
Pests of EggplantInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in the Landscape and in the Home09/01/2009
Aphids on Ornamental Landscape Plants09/01/2009
Pests of OnionInsect and Related Pests of Vegetables02/10/2003
Raspberries in the Home Garden12/31/1996
Weed Management in Broccoli, Cabbage, and Cauliflower01/01/2008
Controlling Bamboo in Landscape Plantings05/19/2004
Appendix H. Community Gardening ResourcesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Sooty Molds11/01/2002
Bean Sprouts and Other Vegetable Seed Sprouts12/31/1994
Weed Control in Vegetable Gardens04/30/1993
Smooth and Oakleaf Hydrangeas07/31/1998
Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm Beds03/01/1997
Barklice06/01/2004
Black Turpentine Beetle08/01/2003
Qualifiers for Quagmires: Landscape Plants for Wet Sites02/28/1994
Harvesting Vegetables12/31/1997
A Step-by-Step Approach to Pruning Carlos Muscadine Grapevines01/01/2013
Fuller Rose Beetle07/03/2015
Growing FoodCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Darkwinged Fungus Gnats01/01/2004
Azalea Leafminer07/29/2016
Average Solar Radiation and Wind Information for North Carolina08/31/1998
Modifying Soil for Plant Growth around Your Home01/01/2009
Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the Piedmont01/01/2011
Home Forcing of Hyacinths06/30/1999
Maple Eyespot Gall Midge07/03/2015
Organic Lawn Care: A Guide to Organic Lawn Maintenance and Pest Management01/01/1997
Appendix D. Garden ToolsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook02/14/2018
Brown Soft Scale04/01/1998
Weed Management for Wildflowers10/31/1993
Improving Lawn Care and Gardening07/19/2015
Controlling Sedges in Landscape Plantings12/31/1998
Geranium Culture for Home Gardeners12/31/1997
Container Vegetable Gardening12/31/1991
Green Bunch Onions01/01/2001
Weed Management in Onions01/01/2008
What CAN Be Composted?04/11/2011
Indoor Plant Selection and Care08/30/1999
Mulching Trees and Shrubs09/30/2000
OrganizationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Caladiums for the Home Landscape07/31/1998
Plants for Seashore Conditions09/30/1996
Cottony Cushion Scale08/01/2010
Hosta Diseases and Pests01/01/2005
Home Garden - Asparagus Production01/31/2001
Mini-Gardening03/31/1995
Guide to Deciding When to Start and Stop Irrigation for Frost Protection of Fruit Crops02/28/1998
Weed Management in Lettuce01/01/2008
IRS Hurricane Matthew Tax Relief10/18/2016
Getting StartedCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Food Garden DesignCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
The One, Two, Three's of Greenhouse BMP's07/03/1997
Sources of Goldenseal Seeds, Plants or Roots01/01/2006
Ash Whitefly in North Carolina01/01/2010
Azalea Stem Borer01/01/1994
Formica Ants in the Landscape06/01/2007
Grapes and Berries for the Garden02/01/2004
Funding and ResourcesCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Beyond the Garden GateCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
IntroductionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Home Forcing of Daffodils (Narcissus)06/30/1998
Urban Trees for Use under Utility Lines11/30/1993
Caring for Your Lawn and the Environment03/10/2015
Site SelectionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
TroubleshootingCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Site PreparationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Food Safety and Garden HealthCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Home Forcing of Potted Paperwhite (Narcissus)06/30/1998
Ornamental Sweetpotatoes for the Home Landscape01/01/2012
ManagementCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook08/10/2017
Management of Adult Japanese Beetles for Commercial Nursery and Landscape Operations06/01/2009

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