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Spring Garden 2014

Published on 03/18/2014 Welcome to the 38th annual Spring Garden Packet from the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. The attached articles are written specifically for Georgia home gardeners and landscapers based on research by UGA CAES experts. For more information, contact your local UGA Extension agent at 1-800-ASK-UGA1 or visit the publication website at www.caes.uga.edu/publications. Happy digging and don't forget the sunscreen!

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Don't Bag Clippings

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Don't Bag Clippings Published on 09/12/2012

Corn Cooking

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Corn Cooking Published on 07/11/2012

Veggie Sunshine

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Veggie Sunshine Published on 01/25/2010

Companion planting

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Companion planting Published on 01/15/2010

Microgreens

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Microgreens Published on 01/15/2010

Muscadines

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Muscadines Published on 11/20/2009

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Bees Bees Published on 02/20/2014
Fresh cut flowers Fresh cut flowers Published on 02/05/2014
Raised bed Raised bed Published on 04/01/2013
Soil temperature probe Soil temperature probe Published on 03/18/2013
Lawn and garden equipment Lawn and garden equipment Published on 02/28/2013
Bumble bee Bumble bee Published on 02/27/2013
Sweet potato vine Sweet potato vine Published on 06/02/2012
Beets in garden Beets in garden Published on 06/02/2012
Row of corn Row of corn Published on 06/02/2012
Green beans Green beans Published on 06/02/2012
Green beans on trellis Green beans on trellis Published on 06/02/2012
Squash Vine Borer Damage on Squash Squash Vine Borer Damage on Squash Published on 06/01/2012
Squash Vine Borer Squash Vine Borer Published on 06/01/2012
Pea seedlings Pea seedlings Published on 04/26/2012
Container garden 3 Container garden 3 Published on 03/01/2012
Container garden 2 Container garden 2 Published on 03/01/2012
Green tomatoes Green tomatoes Published on 02/29/2012
Jalapeno plant Jalapeno plant Published on 02/29/2012
Garden soil Garden soil Published on 02/29/2012
Tomato field Tomato field Published on 02/29/2012
Caged tomatoes Caged tomatoes Published on 02/29/2012
Cherry tomatoes Cherry tomatoes Published on 02/29/2012
Small tomato Small tomato Published on 02/29/2012
Seed packets Seed packets Published on 02/13/2012 4252
Garden plot Garden plot Published on 02/13/2012
Fresh vegetables Fresh vegetables Published on 09/05/2011
Rain barrel Rain barrel Published on 02/25/2011
Growing herbs Growing herbs Published on 02/25/2011
Ornamental peppers Ornamental peppers Published on 02/25/2011
Peppers Peppers Published on 02/25/2011
Tomato Tomato Published on 02/25/2011
Radish Radish Published on 02/25/2011
Ornamental grass Ornamental grass Published on 02/24/2011
Seed catalogs Seed catalogs Published on 02/24/2011
Lettuce - watering Lettuce - watering Published on 02/19/2010
Jim's Farm digging Jim's Farm digging Published on 02/19/2010
Lawn mower Lawn mower Published on 02/19/2010
Mole cricket damage Mole cricket damage Published on 02/19/2010
Butterfly weed Butterfly weed Published on 02/18/2010
Butterfly weed closeup Butterfly weed closeup Published on 02/18/2010
Bees

First-year honey bees from the hive of backyard beekeeper Calvin King of Albany.

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Fresh cut flowers

A grower sells fresh cut flowers at a farmers market in Henry County.

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Raised bed

A group of Georgia Extension Master Gardener Volunteers learn to build a raised bed at a University of Georgia class in Griffin, Ga.

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Soil temperature probe

Soil temperature probe

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Lawn and garden equipment

University of Georgia horticulturist Bob Westerfield displays several pieces of lawn and garden equipment during a class on the UGA campus in Griffin, Ga.

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Bumble bee

A bumble bee collects pollen from a tomatillo bloom in a Butts Co., Ga., garden.

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Sweet potato vine

Sweet potatoes grow in a Spalding County, Ga., garden.

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Beets in garden

Beets grow in a Spalding County, Ga., garden.

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Row of corn

Corn tassels stretch toward the sun in a Spalding County, Ga., garden.

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Green beans

Green beans grow in a Spalding County, Ga., garden.

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Green beans on trellis

Green beans grow up a trellis in a Spalding County, Ga., garden.

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Squash Vine Borer Damage on Squash

Squash vine borer larvae burrow into the squash plant at soil level.

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Squash Vine Borer

Squash vine borer larva inside squash vine.

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Pea seedlings

Pea seedlings emerge from the soil

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Container garden 3

Container garden at the UGA Research and Education Garden in Griffin, Ga.

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Container garden 2

Container garden at UGA Research & Education Garden in Griffin, Ga.

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Green tomatoes

Green tomatoes grow in a garden in Albany, Ga.

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Jalapeno plant

Jalapenos grow on a jalapeno plant

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Garden soil

Garden soil

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Tomato field

Tomatoes grow in a field in south Georgia

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Caged tomatoes

Tomato cages keep plants secure in a garden in Albany, Ga.

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Cherry tomatoes

Cherry tomatoes grow on a vine in Albany, Ga.

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Small tomato

Small tomatoes growing on vine

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Seed packets

Seed packets.

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Garden plot

A vegetable garden in Butts Co., Ga.

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Fresh vegetables

Fresh vegetables grown organically by an Elijay, Ga., farmer

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Rain barrel

Frank Henning shows how a rain barrel can be used for irrigation. From small sizes like this one to larger harvesting systems, using rain water can save homeowners money and help the environment.

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Growing herbs

Bodie Pennisi, a horticulturist with the University of Georgia, loves to grow plants - especially herbs - in containers.

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Ornamental peppers

Ornamental peppers grow in many colors - from white to purple - in the UGA Horticulture Trial Gardens in Athens, Ga.

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Peppers

Peppers, whether hot or sweet, can be a great addition to any home garden.

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Tomato

Tomatoes are the stars of many home gardens.

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Radish

Radishes are one of the easier vegetables to grow for beginning gardeners.

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Ornamental grass

A new ornamental grass University of Georgia plant breeder Wayne Hanna released is well-suited for Georgia's climate. Below Atlanta, it's a perennial.

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Seed catalogs

An assortment of seed catalogs

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Lettuce - watering

Drip irrigation helps to keep soil and water from splashing on plants leaves, which helps cut down on plant disease.

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Jim's Farm digging

University of Georgia students get a taste of organic farm work while helping out a farmer in Winterville, Ga. in 2009.

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Lawn mower

James Worley maintains turfgrass with a mower at the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences in Griffin, Ga., July 26, 2005.

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Mole cricket damage

A heavy infestation of mole crickets terrorize a lawn.

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Butterfly weed

Butterfly Weed is a native herbaceous perennial that attracts butterflies like magnets with its florescent orange blooms.

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Butterfly weed closeup

Butterfly Weed is a native herbaceous perennial that attracts butterflies like magnets with its florescent orange blooms.

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Formerly referred to as FACES, our media newswire continues to feature stories from the CAES news team relating to family, agricultural, consumer and environmental sciences, as well as UGA Extension news.

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