4845 Here is the 30th annual spring Garden Packet from the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, with 20 features written by 11 CAES faculty and staff members to provide timely, valuable gardening information." /> Here is the 30th annual spring Garden Packet from the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, with 20 features written by 11 CAES faculty and staff members to provide timely, valuable gardening information." /> CAES NEWSWIRE | 2005 Garden Packet Skip to Main Menu Skip to Content

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2005 edition of annual UGA Garden Packet is here

Volume XXX
Number 1
Page i

Here is the 30th annual spring Garden Packet from the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences. Written by 11 CAES faculty and staff members, these 20 features are provided to help you give your readers the timely, valuable gardening information they want. Your county agent (look in your phone book under "county government") can help you localize these features.

The 2005 Garden Packet stories are:

1 0029 Broccoli, cauliflower do well in Georgia 001F (Terry Kelley)
2 0029 Gourds add variety, fun to spring garden 0020 (George Boyhan)
3 0026 The early gardener gets the asparagus 0019 (Kelley)
4 002B Protect veggies from diseases, reap reward 001E (Brad Haire)
5 002D Don't get ahead of yourself: soil test first 001F (Sydne Moody)
6 002E Praying for prey: mantids 'tigers' in gardens 0021 (Nancy Hinkle)
7 0028 New fruit trees great for home orchards 0022 (Gerard Krewer)
8 002D Dinner on ground? Don't invite mole crickets 001B (Dan Rahn)
9 0030 Protect landscape trees from power mower blight 0017 (Rahn)
10 0029 Two-lined spittlebugs growing turf pests 001E (Will Hudson)
11 0029 Dogwoods Georgia's aristocrats of spring 001D (Jim Midcap)
12 002E Select hydrangeas for flowers all summer long 0019 (Midcap)
13 0032 Georgia Gold Medal give deserving plants a leg up 0017 (Rahn)
14 0027 Dragon Wing like a begonia on steroids 001D (Gary Wade)
15 0029 Georgia Blue veronica a true-blue winner 0017 (Wade)
16 0030 Creeping raspberry covers tough landscape sites 0017 (Wade)
17 002C Rose Creek, Canyon Creek abelias hot shrubs 0017 (Wade)
18 002F Glowing Embers not just another Japanese maple 0017 (Wade)
19 0033 Landscape flash, fizzle? Stretch spring color show 0017 (Rahn)
20 002A Spring signals time for trees to crank up 007C (Elinor Ruark)
Here are all of the annual UGA garden packet articles for the past four years:

  • 001B 2005 Garden Packet Articles 0009
  • 001B 2004 Garden Packet Articles 000B
  • 001C 2003 Garden Packet Articles 000B
  • 001C 2002 Garden Packet Articles 260C
(Dan Rahn is the principal editor of the annual garden packet and a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)

(Dan Rahn is a news editor with the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.)

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