Latest Horticulture Stories

2010-04-21 08:16:43

Common transplanting practices analyzed for impact on lacebark elm.

2010-03-19 09:43:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Unique Garden Plants announces the launch of their online store, www.uniquegardenplants.com.

2010-03-08 14:58:00

MURRELLS INLET, S.C., ,March 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Saturday, March 27, Diggin' It, the spring garden festival, will provide a gardening expo that will be your "go to place" for everything you need to know about gardening in the coastal South.

2010-03-08 14:56:37

Geraniums may hold the key to controlling the devastating Japanese beetle, which feeds on nearly 300 plant species and costs the ornamental plant industry $450 million in damage each year, according to scientists with the Agricultural Research Service (ARS).

2009-12-11 12:23:59

Keeping with the global "green" trend, educators worldwide are relying more on environmental education lessons to enhance students' science knowledge.

2009-11-04 07:55:18

Pecan trees, like many fruit trees, have a tendency to bear fruit in cycles, producing a large crop in one or two years, followed by one or two years with little or no crop.

2009-11-03 07:45:51

In 'Pixie' mandarin, fruit reduces number of flowers of return bloom by inhibiting budbreak.

2009-06-29 09:23:43

The head gardener has achieved far more than just a pretty garden. In fact, through advances in plant physiology, pathology and breeding, head gardeners have left an indelible stamp on today’s horticultural science.

2008-09-27 03:00:26

By Terry, Leon In a bid to help the industry maintain product quality and slow down deterioration rates, Cranfield University's Plant Science Laboratory reviews research into post-harvest treatment.

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