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    • Native plants for Georgia part I: trees, shrubs and woody vines 

      Wade, Gary L.; Nash, Elaine; McDowell, Ed; Beckham, Brenda; Crisafulli, Sharlys (University of Georgia, 2008-08-11)
      This publication focuses on native trees, shrubs and woody vines for Georgia. It is not our intent to describe all native species — just those available in the nursery trade and those that the authors feel have potential ...
    • Native plants for Georgia part II: ferns 

      Wade, Gary L.; Nash, Elaine; McDowell, Ed; Goforth, Tom; Beckham, Brenda; Crisafulli, Sharlys (University of Georgia, 2009-09-14)
      There are about 12,000 species of ferns in the world today. Most are found in the tropics. Currently, Georgia is home to 36 genera, 119 species and 12 hybrid ferns. The list is constantly expanding as new plants are found. ...
    • New trial tropical container gardens 

      Pennisi, Svoboda Vladimirova (University of Georgia, 2009-12-15)
      With increased urbanization, container gardens continue to enjoy popularity and brighten up patios and balconies. For many reasons, tropical plants have become a staple in container gardens traditionally filled with ...
    • Nutritional, environmental, and cultural disorders of pecan 

      Wells, Marvin Leonard (University of Georgia, 2010-09-17)
      Although many problems regarding pecan production result from pest or disease pressure, the crop may also be adversely affected by nutritional imbalances, nutrient deficiencies, or environmentally induced disorders. These ...
    • Okra: commercial vegetable production 

      Colditz, Paul; Granberry, Darbie M.; Vavrina, Charles (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      Okra is grown in every county in Georgia. Okra can be a profitable crop when recommended production practices are followed.
    • Onion production guide 

      ; Harrison, Kerry A.; Sumner, Paul E.; Langston, David B.; Sparks, Alton N.; Riley, David G.; Culpepper, Stanley; Hurst, William C.; Fonsah, Esendugue Greg (University of Georgia, 2008-03-13)
      This publication represents the latest information available on the production of short-day onions in South Georgia.
    • Organic Vidalia onion production 

      Boyhan, George E. (University of Georgia, 2010-03-18)
      This publication discusses organic Vidalia onion production in Georgia, from site selection and harvesting to certification.
    • Pampas grass 

      Wade, Gary L. (University of Georgia, 2009-12-16)
      Pampas grass, Cortaderia selloana, is a large perennial grass native to Brazil, Argentina and Chile. Mature plants can reach 10 feet tall and 6 feet wide. In late summer, silvery-white plumes rise several feet above the ...
    • Peach orchard establishment and young tree care 

      Taylor, Kathryn C. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-27)
      Essential to successful peach tree culture is selection of a location that provides adequate sunlight, cold air drainage and water drainage.
    • Pecan trees for the home or backyard orchard 

      Wells, Marvin Leonard; Hudson, William G., III; Brock, Jason H. (University of Georgia, 2008-10-31)
      Pecan trees are commonly found surrounding both urban and rural dwellings throughout Georgia. They can enhance the environment and provide additional income from the sale of nuts. This publication contains comprehensive ...
    • Pecan varieties for Georgia orchards 

      Wells, Marvin Leonard; Conner, Patrick J. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-27)
      The most fundamental step in pecan production is the selection of varieties or cultivars to be planted in the orchard. Planting the wrong pecan variety can be a costly mistake, resulting in considerable expense.
    • Plums for Georgia home gardens 

      Taylor, Kathryn C. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-27)
      Plums are not only popular for cooking and jam making, they’re enjoyed fresh as well. The sweeter varieties are among the more delicious dessert fruits.
    • Poisonous plants in the landscape 

      Westerfield, Robert R.; Wade, Gary L. (University of Georgia, 2009-05-15)
      The purpose of this publication is to familiarize you with some of the common landscape plants known to have poisonous properties when ingested.
    • Pole beans: commercial vegetable production 

      McLaurin, Wayne J.; Granberry, Darbie M. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      Pole beans can be grown anywhere in Georgia. However, commercial production is concentrated in the lower coastal plain of southwest Georgia and in the mountain area of northeast Georgia.
    • Pollination of vegetable crops 

      Westerfield, Robert R. (University of Georgia, 2000-07-01)
      Plants develop seeds through a process called pollination. Pollination is the transfer of pollen from the stamen (male flower part) to the pistil (female flower part).
    • Postharvest handling and transportation of fruits and vegetables 

      Boyhan, George E.; Hurst, William C.; Kelley, William Terry; Krewer, Gerard W.; Taylor, Kathryn C. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-27)
    • Potato production in the home garden 

      McLaurin, Wayne J.; Adams, David B.; Eaker, Taft (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      This publication discusses potato production in the home garden.
    • Preparing the packinghouse for peach season 

      Taylor, Kathryn C. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-27)
      The southeastern peach industry is known for the high quality of its fresh peaches. As a new peach season approaches, it is time to ready the packinghouse for output of the best peach product.
    • Production and management of garlic, elephant garlic and leek 

      Boyhan, George E.; Kelley, William Terry; Granberry, Darbie M. (University of Georgia, 2009-04-20)
      This publication discusses how garlic, elephant garlic and leek can be grown successfully in South Georgia.
    • Professional grounds management calendar 

      Wade, Gary L.; Thomas, Paul A.; Landry, Gil W.; Murphy, Timothy R.; Brown, Ed A.; Sparks, Beverly (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      This publication is a monthly guide for professional managers of commercial, recreational, municipal, institutional or private grounds in Georgia.