Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

en Español

El inglés es el idioma de control de esta página. En la medida en que haya algún conflicto entre la traducción al inglés y la traducción, el inglés prevalece.

Al hacer clic en el enlace de traducción se activa un servicio de traducción gratuito para convertir la página al español. Al igual que con cualquier traducción por Internet, la conversión no es sensible al contexto y puede que no traduzca el texto en su significado original. NC State Extension no garantiza la exactitud del texto traducido. Por favor, tenga en cuenta que algunas aplicaciones y/o servicios pueden no funcionar como se espera cuando se traducen.

English is the controlling language of this page. To the extent there is any conflict between the English text and the translation, English controls.

Clicking on the translation link activates a free translation service to convert the page to Spanish. As with any Internet translation, the conversion is not context-sensitive and may not translate the text to its original meaning. NC State Extension does not guarantee the accuracy of the translated text. Please note that some applications and/or services may not function as expected when translated.

Collapse ▲
Cover photo for Soil Testing for Lawns and Garden

Soil Testing for Lawns and Garden

Healthy soil is the foundation of successful gardening. The first step to cultivating healthy soil is having your soil …

Cover photo for Nuisance Fire Ants

Nuisance Fire Ants

Join us for this in-person webinar on Thursday, April 21, 2022 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. at the Nash County Ag …

Cover photo for Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly This Summer NCDA&CS – Plant Industry Division has received numerous reports of potential Spotted …

Cover photo for Wasps at Porch Lights

Wasps at Porch Lights

In recent weeks we’ve been getting a lot of messages regarding large wasps coming to porch lights. In all …

Calico scales on dogwood.

Calico Scales About to Hatch!

Calico scale, Eulecanium cerasorum, was accidentally introduced to California from Asia in the 1920s. It has now become established …

Recent Publications related to Commercial Horticulture, Nursery & Turf

Black insect with yellow markings, clear wings, black antennae.

Insect Pests of Dogwood in North Carolina

This fact sheet compiles common arthropod pests of dogwood trees in North Carolina. It contains …

2 weeks ago
A tree with yellow and sparse canopy

Common Disease Pests of Maple in North Carolina

This factsheet provides brief descriptions of common disease pests of maple (Acer spp.) in North …

2 weeks ago
Figure 1. Schematic representation of soil as a dynamic system

Soil, Water and Crop Characteristics Important to Irrigation Scheduling

This publication presents basic information on factors (veil, water and plant relationships) to be considered …

2 weeks ago

Water Supplies for Subirrigation

This publication explains how to plan and maintain subirrigation systems by providing information on types …

2 weeks ago

Centipedegrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This calendar provides detailed information for the proper care of centipedegrass.

Pythium blight foliar stand symptoms.

Pythium Blight in Turf

This factsheet summarizes the characteristics of pythium blight.

5/31/22TurfFiles

Zoysiagrass Lawn Maintenance Calendar

This publication for homeowners and landscapers describes how to mow, fertilize, irrigate, and control weeds …

Zoysiagrass mite leaf rolling

Zoysiagrass Mites

This publication discusses the biology and control of zoysiagrass mites, occasional pests of turfgrass in …

5/24/22TurfFiles