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Gardening Update - April 2020

April is the month when spring flowers are blooming and leaves start emerging! There is plenty for the mountain …

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Gardening 101 - the Basics - Spring 2020

Gardening 101: The Basics By Sharon Mendelsohn, Master Gardener℠ Volunteer in Henderson County Our Master Gardener℠ volunteer helpline frequently gets calls from …

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Gardening Update - March 2020

Are you getting that gardening itch yet? Do you need to learn more about gardening? We’ve got you covered. Gardening …

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Plants for the Winter Landscape

Despite what the calendar says regarding the official start of winter, for me a prime indicator that fall has …

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Appendix G. Permaculture Design

This Permaculture Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

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Tools to Make the Cut

This second in a series on pruning offers tips on selecting the right tool for …

5 days agoPruning Trees & Shrubs
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Before the Cut

This first of four publications in the Pruning Trees & Shrubs series introduces basic pruning …

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Asparagus

This series of publications provides information about how to grow, harvest, and prepare a variety …

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Zoysiagrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

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

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Stem Blight of Blueberry

This Fruit Disease Information factsheet discusses blueberry stem blight, the primary disease limiting establishment of …

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Twig Blight of Blueberry

This Fruit Disease Information factsheet describes twig blight, a fungal disease that causes dieback in …

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15. Tree Fruit and Nuts

This Tree Fruit and Nuts chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook explains how to select, …

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