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Three online pruning workshops for gardeners. Please share! Find out more information about the workshop. 2021 Interactive Pruning Workshop for Smart Gardeners Three dates …

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Deer Resistant Plants

For more information on deer-resistant plants, please see the link below. DEER RESISTANT PLANTS – Recommended for Southeastern NC …

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Native Plant: Wood Anemone

By: Aimee Jarrels, Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteer in Pender County Native plants are those which can naturally be found and …

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Hydroponic Gardening

By: Aimee Jarrels, Extension Master Gardener Volunteer in Pender County Hydroponics gardening has recently become popular because of urbanization, climate …

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Winter Beauty

By: Aimee Jarrels, Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteer in Pender County During the winter season, we rarely see many flowers. Many …

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What to Plant When

By: Aimee Jarrels, Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteer in Pender County A lot of people want to get into gardening. While …

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Christmas Ferns - More Than Decoration

Written by: Aimee Jarrels, Extension Master Gardener℠ Volunteer in Pender County Polystichum Acrostichoides, commonly known as Christmas Ferns, from the …

Center Update: Ground Pearl Control

Evaluation Pesticide Applications to Ground Pearls ( Margarodes spp.) in Centipedegrass PI: Matthew Martin Introduction The ground pearl (Margarodes spp.), is a …

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Root Inhibitors

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