Horticulture and Home Pest News articles

July 11, 2003
Flying Fuzz-Balls Woolly Alder Aphid July 11, 2003
June 27, 2003
Harvesting Everlasting Flowers for Drying June 27, 2003
June 20, 2003
Fire Blight Watch June 20, 2003
Pruning Trumpet Vine June 20, 2003
Weed Control in the Home Garden June 20, 2003
June 16, 2003
Annuals for Shade June 16, 2003
Deadheading Herbaceous Ornamentals and Roses June 16, 2003
Submitting Turf Samples June 16, 2003
June 6, 2003
A Rainbow of Peppers June 6, 2003
Propagation of Shrubs from Softwood Cuttings June 6, 2003
Spring Leaf Diseases June 6, 2003
May 23, 2003
Ticks May 23, 2003
Anthracnose on Shade Trees May 23, 2003
Tree Peonies May 23, 2003
May 16, 2003
Aphids on Conifers May 16, 2003
Large Patches of "Dead" Grass May 16, 2003
Tree Selection Consideration May 16, 2003
May 9, 2003
Bulb Rot May 9, 2003
The Other Onions May 9, 2003
Training Tomatoes May 9, 2003
May 2, 2003
Bluegrass Billbugs In Iowa May 2, 2003
Expect Some Deformed Leaves This Year May 2, 2003
Large Shrubs or Small Trees for the Home Landscape May 2, 2003
Planting Tomatoes May 2, 2003
April 18, 2003
Cytospora Canker of Spruce April 18, 2003
Plant a Patriotic Garden April 18, 2003
Factors to Consider When Selecting Trees and Shrubs April 18, 2003
April 11, 2003
Selecting, Hardening, and Planting Bedding Plants April 11, 2003
Spring Conifer Troubles April 11, 2003
Planting Roses April 11, 2003
April 1, 2003
Growing Squash in the Home Garden April 1, 2003
Lady Beetles and Flies in the Home April 1, 2003
New Perennials for 2003 April 1, 2003
Red Stain in Boxelder April 1, 2003
March 21, 2003
Vegetables and Flowers Suitable for Early Planting March 21, 2003
Anthracnose of Raspberry March 21, 2003
Medium-Size, Deciduous Shrubs March 21, 2003
March 7, 2003
All-America Vegetable Selection Winners for 2003 March 7, 2003
Cyclamen March 7, 2003
Insects in Firewood March 7, 2003
Pruning Large, Overgrown Shrubs March 7, 2003
Southern Bacterial Wilt of Geraniums March 7, 2003
February 21, 2003
Crown Gall February 21, 2003
Potentially Poisonous Plants February 21, 2003
Small, Deciduous Shrubs for the Landscape February 21, 2003
February 7, 2003
Root and Crown Rot of African Violets February 7, 2003
Growing Geraniums from Seed February 7, 2003
January 17, 2003
Award-Winning Plants for 2003 January 17, 2003
Dry Winter Weather and its Effects on Landscape Plants January 17, 2003
All-America Award Winners for 2003 January 17, 2003
December 6, 2002
Care of Seasonal Houseplants after the Holidays December 6, 2002
November 8, 2002
Deicing Compounds and the Home Landscape November 8, 2002
Commercial Pesticide Applicator Recertification Opportunitites November 8, 2002
Praying Mantis Abundant in Southern Iowa, 2002 November 8, 2002
October 11, 2002
Ladybugs in the Home - Asian Lady Beetle October 11, 2002
Indoor Lighting for Houseplants October 11, 2002
September 13, 2002
Planting Depth and Spacing of Spring-flowering Bulbs September 13, 2002
The tree may not be sick September 13, 2002
Strawberry Protection September 13, 2002
Rust of Turfgrass September 13, 2002
August 23, 2002
Propagating Annuals from Cuttings August 23, 2002
Bacterial Wetwood or Slime Flux August 23, 2002
Groundcovers for Sunny Areas August 23, 2002
August 9, 2002
Fall Lawn Care August 9, 2002
Mastering the Art of Gardening August 9, 2002
July 26, 2002
Digger Wasps July 26, 2002
Maintenance of Perennial Beds and Borders July 26, 2002
Perennials with Silver Foliage July 26, 2002
July 19, 2002
Establishing Turf from Seed July 19, 2002
Zinnias July 19, 2002
July 12, 2002
Ascochyta Leaf Blight on Turfgrass July 12, 2002
Planting for a Fall Harvest July 12, 2002
Pin Oak Problems? July 12, 2002
June 28, 2002
Renovating June-bearing Strawberries June 28, 2002
Susceptibility of Plants to Rabbit Damage June 28, 2002
June 21, 2002
Tour Annuals Across Iowa June 21, 2002
Start to Look for Grasshoppers June 21, 2002
Oak Anthracnose June 21, 2002
Poppies: From Breads to Backyards June 21, 2002
Protecting Gardens from Rabbits June 21, 2002
June 14, 2002
Black Walnut Toxicity June 14, 2002
Mulches June 14, 2002
Wood Cockroach June 14, 2002
June 7, 2002
Carpenter Bees Present In Southern Iowa June 7, 2002
Lilac Care June 7, 2002
Peach Leaf Curl June 7, 2002
Harvesting and Storing Small Fruits June 7, 2002
May 24, 2002
Grape Tomatoes in the Home Garden May 24, 2002
Identification of Woody and Herbaceous Plants May 24, 2002
The Meaning and Importance of Soil pH May 24, 2002
Brown Recluse Spider in Iowa May 24, 2002
Fire Blight May 24, 2002
May 17, 2002
Ash Anthracnose May 17, 2002
European Pine Sawflies Feeding Now May 17, 2002
Ornamental Onions May 17, 2002
Plant Source References May 17, 2002
May 10, 2002
Brown Junipers May 10, 2002
Carpenter Ants in the House May 10, 2002
Peonies May 10, 2002
Raised Beds May 10, 2002

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