Skip to main content

NC State Extension

Lawn & Garden

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 ▲
Snow on berry-laden branches of a deciduous holly

PDIC Holiday Closings 2021

The NC State University Plant Disease and Insect Clinic will be closed from Friday, December 24, 2021, through Sunday, …

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 …

Poinsettia in bloom, next to stump with Armillaria under the bark

PDIC Holiday Closings 2020

The NC State University Plant Disease and Insect Clinic will be closed on the following dates for the holidays: Thanksgiving: …

Recent Publications related to Lawn & Garden

Illustration showing the water cycle

A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water Quality

This publication discusses ways that gardeners can protect water quality and avoid runoff and soil …

15 hours ago
Bar chart shows how sod prices for various species fluctuated during the past six years.

2022 Sod Producers’ Report for North Carolina

This publication reports the results of an annual survey of sod growers in North Carolina …

15 hours ago

2020 Top Performing Tall Fescue and Kentucky Bluegrass Cultivars Across the Transition Zone and North Carolina

This factsheet offers information on the top performing tall fescue and Kentucky bluegrass turf cultivars …

16 hours ago

Appendix F. History of Landscape Design

This Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain a brief history of land development …

18 hours ago
Circular zones graphic

Appendix G. Permaculture Design

This Permaculture Appendix from the Extension Gardener Handbook will explain the benefits of and strategies …

21 hours ago
Left (3 children with gardening tools work on a raised bed), Right (two children examine plants in a raised bed)

Appendix H. Community Gardening Resources

This appendix is part of the Extension Gardener Handbook and gives users to the tools …

21 hours ago
cover of manual with photos:  azalea lace bug, morningglory, etc

2017 Southeastern US Pest Control Guide for Nursery Crops and Landscape Plantings

This pest control guide was a project of the Southern Nursery IPM Working Group (SNIPM) …

4 days ago
Pie Chart representing an ideal soil ratio.

1. Soils & Plant Nutrients

This Soils and Plant Nutrients Chapter from the Extension Gardener Handbook examines the physical and …

4 days ago