August 31, 2016, 3:19 am
Look closely at woodland edges and you may see a flicker of iridescent blues accented with splashes of red; the calling card of a red-spotted purple butterfly (Limenitis arthemis astyanax). The...
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August 31, 2016, 3:17 am
As earlier, the two trees in question were speckled with bright orange lesions on the upper leaf surfaces, but I suspected that by now the rust fungus would have undergone sexual reproduction in...
August 31, 2016, 3:15 am
Looking for a shrub that delivers all summer long? Try Chinese Leptodermis
August 30, 2016, 3:17 am
Folks in Northeastern Ohio complain of itchy welts on their heads, neck and upper torso. The oak itch mite, Pyemotes herfsi, has been identified as the culprit.
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August 30, 2016, 3:15 am
Buggy Joe will tell ya!
Cryptomeria scale has been a serious problem in tree farms and nurseries in Pennsylvania and several New England states for a number of years and in 2010, two...
August 30, 2016, 3:13 am
Canadian horseweed (Conyza canadensis, family Asteraceae) has become notorious in recent years for failing to respond to glyphosate (e.g. Roundup) in agricultural fields and landscapes. This...
August 29, 2016, 5:21 am
Sweat is just your fat crying...
Being physically active is important to prevent heart disease and stroke, the nation’s No. 1 and No. 5 killers. But how much exercise do we...
August 27, 2016, 1:22 am
Live Blog In the Garden with Ron Wilson 8-27-16
August 26, 2016, 3:23 am
August 25, 2016, 11:19 am
Some may question why, but next to climbing hydrangea, this is truly one of my favorite vines. Tough, aggressive, late – season flowers, and of course, that wonderful...