Nebraska Extension Horticulture Columns

Helpful, interesting, and timely articles written by our very own Sarah Browning, UNL Extension Educator:

Hiring a Lawn & Landscape Professional ... March 19, 2019

2019 All-American Selection Vegetable Winners ... March 13, 2019

2019 All-America Selection Flower Winners ... March 6, 2019

2019 - The Year of Salvia Nemorosa ... March 3, 2019

2019 - The Year of the Dahlia ... February 20, 2019

2019 - The Year of the Snap Dragon ... February 12, 2019

Pruning for Good Fruit Production in the Home Orchard ... February 4, 2019

'Big Blue' Leads he Pack - Colorado Flower Trials Top Performers ... January 29, 2019

How do Insects Survive Winter:  ... January 24, 2019

Early Spring Care for Fruit Trees ... January 17, 2019

2019 Color of the Year - Living Coral and How to use Living Coral in the Garden ... January 13, 2019

Extension Master Gardener Application Deadline Nears ... by Sarah Browning

Put your Christmas Tree to Good Use ... December 21, 2018

Gift Plants for Gardeners ... December 18, 2018

Is Emerald Ash Borer the Next Chestnut Blight? ... December 6, 2018

Keeps Christmas Plants Under Wraps ... December 3, 2018

A Cowberry by Another Other Name ... November 27, 2018

Extension Master Gardeners Teach Youth, Adults and Create Beautiful, Sustainable Landscapes ... Nov 19, 2018

Cranberries - A Great American Fruit ... Nov. 13, 2018

Fall Leaves - Put Them to Work in Your Landscape ... Nov 11, 2018

Time to Order Tree Seedlings for Spring Planting ... Nov 4, 2018

Winter Protection for Strawberries ... October 24, 2018

October Snow and Landscapes ... October 18, 2018

Frost - Cold Temperatures Bring an End to the Gardening Season ... October 2018

Fall is the Time for Fruit Flies ... September 30, 2018

Next Year's Garden - Plant Propagation with Stem Cuttings ... September 23, 2018

Minute Pirate Bugs - Tiny Biters in your Landscape ... September 16, 2018

Smart Gardening: Converting to No-Till for Home Gardeners ... September 9, 2018

Making Good Use of Landscape Waste ... August 19, 2018

Tough Weeds ... August 19, 2018

Neonicotinoid Insecticides - Poilinators, Plants and your Garden ... August 12, 2018

Timing Your Fruit Harvesting ... July 29, 2018

Solitary Wasps ... July 22, 2018

Be a Lawn Master ... July 15, 2018

Flooded Fruit & Vegetable Gardens - What's Safe to Eat? ... July 3, 2018

Summer Care of Iris - Division and Borer Control ... June 27, 2018

Japanese Beetles - How Do I Keep My Plants from Looking Like Swiss Cheese? ... June 24, 2018

Lawns Hit Hard by Ascochyta Blight ... June 5, 2018

Little Insect – Big Headache for Raspberries: Spotted Wing Drosophila ... May 30, 2018

Be On the Lookout for Bagworms ... May 23, 2018

Dothistroma Pine Needle Blight .. May 13, 2018

Emerald Ash Borer - Should I Treat this Year? ... May 2, 2018

Sheet Composting ... April 25, 2018

Opening Pine Buds ... April 16, 2018

Peas Love Cool Weather; Plant for a Spring Crop ... April 10, 2018

Soil Temperatures and Spring Pre-emergence Herbicide Applications ... April 4, 2018

 2018 What's Wrong with my Ash Tree? ... March 26, 2018

2018 - Coreopsis - the "Always Cheerful" flower ... March 20, 2018

2018 - The Year of the Petunia ... March 6, 2018

2018 - the Year of the Tulips ... March 4, 2018