December 13, 2013

Shrubs and Trees with Winter Color


 An excellent way to brighten the winter landscape is to plant trees and shrubs that possess ornamental characteristics, such as colorful fruit or exfoliating bark.  See the

Stored Product Pests May Be Active All Winter


We don't expect to see insects in the winter but household pests may surprise us and be active any time they are sufficiently warmed by the heat from the furnace.

Winter Activities for Gardeners


For many gardeners, winter seems to drag on, and on, and on.  Fortunately, there are a number of enjoyable activities to help pass the time. 

Visit An Indoor Garden

A vacation in Florida, Arizona, or other warm weather location is a great way to beat the winter blues.  If a vacation isn't possible, don't despair.  It's still possible to enjoy a tropical reprieve by visiting an indoor garden. 

Horticulture Programs, 2014


Upcoming horticulture conferences/workshops of possible interest to HHPN readers are listed below.  Additional information on each program is available from the listed contacts.