Horticulture Articles

Enjoy articles from our local Horticulturist, Elizabeth Exstrom.  Visit https://hles.unl.edu/update09202023 for Horticulture Update Newsletter.

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DateAuthorType of File
Poisonous Holiday Plants ; Poisonous Holday Plants Spanish
Fall Invaders ; Fall Invaders Spanish
Mice ; Mice Spanish 10-22-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Fallen Leaves ; Fallen Leaves Spanish 10-8-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Fall Tree Planting ; Fall Tree Planting Spanish 9-24-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Compost ; Compost Spanish 9-11-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Fall Turf ; Fall Turf Spanish 8-13-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Iron Chlorosis 7-30-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Japanese Beetle 7-2-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Grubs 6-18-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Wildflower Week 6-1-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Cedar Apple Rust 5-21-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Tree Planting 5-4-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Drought-Stressed Trees 4-23-23 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Turf - Preemergence Herbicides & Earthworms 4.9.2023 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Marcescent Leaves 11.6.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Vegetable Garden Clean Up 10.23.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Pirate Bugs and Psyllids 10.9.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Nuisance Pests 9.25.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Drought 8.24.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Turf Weeds 8.14.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Bagworms 7.17.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Japanese Beetles 7.3.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Vegetable Gardens 5.4.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Asparagus 3.23.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Apple Trees 2.9.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Pine Wilt 1.13.2022 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Winter Evergreen Care 12.19.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Boxelder Bugs 11.17.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Fallen Leaves 11.3.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Pine Needle Drop 10.6.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Wildflowers 5.21.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Social Media Gardening 5.6.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Winter Dress and Roses 4.21.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Spring Weeds 4.7.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Preemergence Herbicide 3.25.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Cold Snap 3.10.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Voles 2.11.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Windbreaks 2.1.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Humidity: Creating Happier and Healthier Plants 1.21.2021 Phoebe Eichhorst PDF
Winter Turf 1.17.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Disposing of Your Christmas Tree 1.4.2021 Phoebe Eichhorst PDF
After Holiday Plant Care 1.3.2021 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Holiday Plants 12.20.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Extension Master Gardener Program 12.1.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Winter Desciccation 11.18.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Vegetable Garden Clean Up 11.5.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Pumpkins 10.7.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Fall Pests 9.23.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Treatments 8.30.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) 7.5.2020 Elizabeth Exstrom PDF
Cedar Apple Rust 5.24.2020 Elizabeth Killinger PDF

Redbud Trees, April 30, 2020 (PDF)

Crabgrass, April 15, 2020 (PDF)

Container Gardening, April 8, 2020 (PDF)

Winter Injury, April 1, 2020 (PDF)

Nature Walk, March 25, 2020 (PDF)

Seed Starting, March 18, 2020 (PDF)

Tulips, March 11, 2020 (PDF)

Daffodils, March 4, 2020 (PDF)

Pruning, February 26, 20202 (PDF)

Vernalization, February 19, 2020 (PDF)

Bouquet Care, February 13, 2020 (PDF)

Unusual Plants, February 5, 2020 (PDF)

Garden Planning, January 29, 2020 (PDF)

Fungus Gnats, January, 22, 2020 (PDF, 220 KB)

Potatoes, January 15, 2020 (PDF, 220 KB)

Potting Mix, January 8, 2020 (PDF, 220 KB)

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