Winterkill Damage on Turfgrass in Pennsylvania
April 23, 2014
The bitter cold and icy conditions during the winter of 2013/14 revealed “spotty” instances of winterkill on Pennsylvania golf courses, lawns, and sports turf this spring.
An Interview with Michael Dirr
April 17, 2014
Dr. Michael A. Dirr, Ph.D. has a love affair with plants that has propelled him on a straight-line trajectory through life. “I think I jumped out of the womb and I wanted to be a gardener,” he stated during a recent interview.
Eastern Redbud: A Superb Tree for Almost Any Landscape
April 7, 2014
Eastern redbud – Cercis canadensis – is small, graceful tree native to the eastern and central United States. It is typically found in open woodlands, thickets, woodland margins, and along streams and bluffs, often on limestone soils.