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    • 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.
    • Propagating deciduous fruit plants common to Georgia 

      Ferree, M. E.; Krewer, Gerard W. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      Deciduous fruit plants common to Georgia must be propagated asexually because they do not come true to seed. This makes it necessary to reproduce the desired fruit plants by methods such as cuttings, runners, layering, ...
    • Proper planting results in healthy, water-efficient plants 

      Westerfield, Robert R.; Wade, Gary L. (University of Georgia, 2009-09-14)
      Planting ornamental plants correctly increases their survivability and performance in the landscape, and it helps them develop a vigorous, healthy root system that increases their drought tolerance during periods of limited ...
    • Propogating house plants 

      Thomas, Paul A. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-24)
      Not all house plants can be propagated using all these methods; certain methods are better suited for the propagation of certain plants. This publication briefly describes some of the more commonly used techniques.
    • Pruning ornamental plants in the landscape 

      Wade, Gary L.; Midcap, James T. (University of Georgia, 2009-02-26)
      This publication provides guidelines for proper pruning that may help assure healthy vigorous plants and lasting landscape beauty. First, we’ll discuss the three basic Ts for successful pruning: tools, technique and timing. ...
    • Rose culture for Georgia gardens 

      Wade, Gary L.; Midcap, James T.; Williams-Woodward, Jean; Sparks, Beverly (University of Georgia, 2009-02-26)
      Most rose enthusiasts agree that roses require extra tender loving care, but the rewards are well worth the effort. The following comprehensive guidelines for variety selection, care and maintenance will make your rose ...
    • Seeding rates for vegetable crops 

      Granberry, Darbie M.; Kelley, William Terry; Boyhan, George E. (University of Georgia, 1999-04-01)
      One of a grower's first decisions in the production of a vegetable crop is the number of acres to be planted. How many pounds (ounces, grams) of seed should be planted on each acre depends on (1) the desired number of ...
    • Selecting and growing azaleas 

      Wade, Gary L.; Braman, Susan K.; Williams-Woodward, Jean; Bryan, Frank; Thornton, Jim; Penland, Albert (University of Georgia, 2010-09-10)
      Azaleas' vivid colors, profusion of flowers and adaptability to a wide range of soils and climates make them one of the most popular flowering shrubs in Georgia. Although most people associate azaleas with spring, there ...