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Garden Benefit to Support Juvenile Justice Gardens

Anne Spafford Landscape Architect Associate Professor Department of Horticultural Science NC State University A plan to create gardens at two juvenile detention centers to help at-risk …

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On-Line Newsletter From Hort Science

The NCSU Department of Horticultural Science has launched a quarterly on-line Newsletter Subscribe to see great horticulture images, learn about faculty and …

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Integrated Pest Management and Pollination

This publication, chapter 10 of the 2016 Southeast Regional Caneberry Production Guide, points users to …

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2014 Recommended Kentucky Bluegrass Cultivars for North Carolina

This publication offers recommended Kentucky bluegrass cultivars in North Carolina based on NC State University …

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2014 Recommended Tall Fescue Cultivars for North Carolina

This publication offers recommended tall fescue cultivars in North Carolina based on NC State University …

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Organic Lawn Care: A Guide to Organic Lawn Maintenance and Pest Management

This guide to lawn maintenance for North Carolina contains information on establishing a new lawn, …

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Figure 1. Immature cottony cushion scale insects.

Cottony Cushion Scale

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of cottony cushion scale, an insect …

Figure 1. Euonymus bush infested with euonymus scale.

Armored Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental Plants

This Entomology Insect Note discusses how to identify and manage common armored scale insects that …

Citrus mealybugs

Mealybugs

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of mealybugs, an insect pest of …

Aphid.

Aphids on Ornamental Landscape Plants

This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology and control of aphid pests of ornamental trees, …