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NC 4-H Congress

What is North Carolina 4-H Congress? Congress is an event for youth ages 13 or older (as of January …

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Garden Update - January 2021

Plants in Flower Witch Hazel, Daphne odora, January Jasmine, and Hellebores. Indoors: Amaryllis, Cyclamen, Poinsettia Plants with Colorful Winter Berries …

How to Grow Houseplants

Fill your home with houseplants!!! Learn how to care for them from the experts at NC State …

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Not Too Late to Plant Spring Bulbs

According to John Murphy, Horticultural Director at Bullington Gardens, “It’s not too late to plant spring flowering bulbs in …

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Suggested Plants for Henderson Co.

Steve’s Recommended Plant List for Henderson County (non-italicized = native; italicized = non-native) Small trees up to 25′ – (deciduous) service berry, …

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Garden Update - December 2020

Plants in Flower Witch Hazel Indoors: Amaryllis, Cyclamen, Poinsettia Plants with Colorful Berries American Beautyberry, Burford Holly, Chinese Holly, …

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Caring for Your Lawn

Cool season grasses such as fescue and Kentucky bluegrass should only be fertilized in February, September, and November. A …

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Holly-Days!

If you are like most, you probably have holiday greenery making spirits merry and bright. Many of our greenery …