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    • African Violet Culture 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1978-03)
      Describes cultural considerations required to cultivate healthy African violets and miniature African violets.
    • Fall vegetable gardening 

      Relf, Diane (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 1991)
      By planning and planting a fall vegetable garden it is possible to have fresh vegetables up to and even past the first frosts.
    • For the Birds, Butterflies & Hummingbirds: Creating Inviting Habitats 

      Free, Mary (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2014-08-01)
      This publication examines the habitat requirements for birds, hummingbirds and butterflies, and then gives an overview of planning your garden space to accommodate them.
    • Gardening and Your Health: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome 

      Alleman, Dawn; Appleton, Bonnie Lee, 1948-2012; Close, David; Gilland, Traci; McDaniel, Alan, 1948-; Predny, Mary Lorraine; Relf, Diane (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2017-06-05)
      Discusses ways of handling garden tools to lessen problems related to carpal tunnel syndrome.
    • Geranium Culture as Indoor and Outdoor Plants 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1974-08)
      Describes how to plan for, select, and plant geraniums in order to enhance the beauty and appeal of homes and gardens.
    • Growing Annual Flowers 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1978-03)
      Explains how to select annuals to plant and the processes required for plants to flourish.
    • Growing hardy chrysanthemums 

      Smith, A. G. (Archibald Gray), 1890- (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1947-03)
      Offers suggestions for growing hardy chrysanthemums.
    • Hanging Baskets 

      Faiszt, James A. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1978-03)
      Describes how to plan for, plant, and care for hanging baskets of plants.
    • Home and Garden Slide Sets 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1976-08)
      Describes the contents of 32 home and garden sets of 2x2 colored slides which were assembled and designed to serve as program material for Extension Agents, garden clubs, general interest meetings, civic clubs, leader ...
    • Increasing Fresh Produce Availability From Local Sources 

      Reiter, Mark S.; Freeman, Josh H. (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2013-07-19)
      This report describes the Foodbank on the Eastern Shore Garden Demonstration Project in which garden beds and hoop houses are used. Both these systems have their benefits and can produce substantial fresh produce on even ...
    • Lawn Care: Hand Tools Safety 

      Grisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-; Perumpral, John V.; Ohanehi, Donatus Chukwubueze, 1949-; Goatley, Michael; Jamison, Kathleen; Sutphin, Cathy; Swafford, Dan; Estes, Carl (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2019-05-16)
      Provides safety tips for using hand tools.
    • Minimum chemical gardening 

      Relf, Diane; Luna, John (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1988)
      Presents gardening methods that will help control pests and reduce the need for pesticides.
    • More Vegetables from Your Garden: Leader's Guide 

      O'Dell, Charles R. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1975-03)
      Lists activities that leaders may choose from in order to help adults and youth learn about gardening.
    • Nut Trees for Home Planting 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1976-09)
      Explains how to select nut trees to plant and the processes required for plants to flourish.
    • Planning the Vegetable Garden 

      Niemiera, Alexander Xavier, 1951-; Freeborn, John (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2015-12-11)
      A guide for planning a vegetable garden, including planning guidelines, planning hints, and factors to consider for garden location.
    • Plants in Containers Add Beauty to the Modern Home 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1978-03)
      Explains gardening practices to create containers or planters home gardening and describes the types of plants which flourish in this environment.
    • Potato digger 

      Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Agricultural Extension Service, 1948)
      Provides basic instructions for building a potato digger to be used with a garden tractor.
    • Rock Gardens 

      Judkins, Wesley P. (Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 1974?)
      Describes how to plan for and install/build rock gardens in order to enhance the beauty and appeal of home gardens.
    • Small fruit in the home garden 

      Relf, Diane; Williams, Jerry McDonald, 1943- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 1992)
      Success with a small fruit planting will depend upon the attention given to all phases of production.
    • Small Fruit in the Home Garden 

      Samtani, Jayesh; Rafie, Reza; Wolf, Tony Kenneth, 1956- (Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2016-09-26)
      This document provides information about small fruit crops for the home garden, including grapes, raspberries, blackberries, blueberries and strawberries. Provides information about where these plants should be located, ...