NC State Extension

Community Gardens Publications and Factsheets

TitleCollectionTypeDate
Plant Propagation by Stem CuttingsHTML01/31/1999
Plant Propagation by LayeringHTML01/31/1999
Plant Propagation by Leaf, Cane, and Root CuttingsHTML01/31/1999
Winterizing the Herb GardenHTML01/31/1999
Vegetable Gardening: A Beginner's GuideHTML09/04/2015
Control of Root-Knot Nematodes in the Home Vegetable GardenHTML02/15/2018
Central North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML07/08/2016
North Carolina Extension Gardener Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Growing a Fall Vegetable GardenHTML01/31/1999
Growing and Cooking Fruits and Vegetables at Childcare CentersHTML09/16/2015
16. Vegetable GardeningNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Using Plastic Mulches and Drip Irrigation for VegetablesHTML01/31/2001
Growing Apple Trees in the Home GardenHTML02/28/1995
Planting Techniques for Trees and ShrubsHTML04/30/1997
2018 North Carolina Agricultural Chemicals ManualHTML12/01/2017
Small and Intermediate Trees for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
Backyard Composting of Yard, Garden, and Food DiscardsHTML04/07/2017
Roses for North CarolinaHTML09/30/1994
Butterflies in Your BackyardHTML05/03/2016
Western North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML08/04/2016
Appendix E. Season Extenders and GreenhousesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Options for Backyard Stream RepairHTML08/08/2018
Postemergence, Non-Selective Herbicides for Landscapes and NurseriesHTML10/31/1998
Collard GreensHTML06/22/2015
Selecting and Managing Lawn Grasses for ShadeHTML03/01/1998
Harvesting and Preserving Herbs for the Home GardenerHTML02/28/1998
Eastern North Carolina Planting Calendar for Annual Vegetables, Fruits, and HerbsHTML06/15/2016
Shrubs 1-4 Feet High for North Carolina LandscapesPDF09/30/1993
A Gardener's Guide to Fertilizing Trees and ShrubsPDF01/01/2001
Organic Sweet Corn ProductionHTML11/30/2005
Spring-Flowering Bulbs: Trials in North CarolinaHTML01/01/1988
Growing Herbs for the Home GardenerPDF02/28/1998
Local Food Systems: Clarifying Current ResearchHTML11/14/2018
21. Youth, Community, and Therapeutic GardeningNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Collard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening Handbook MAIN DOCUMENTCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Choosing and Using Edible FlowersPDF10/20/2014
A Small Backyard Greenhouse for the Home GardenerHTML02/01/1996
Weed Management in Annual Color BedsHTML06/30/2007
Aphids on Ornamental Landscape PlantsHTML09/01/2009
Soft Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental PlantsHTML08/01/2010
Starting Plants from SeedsPDF01/31/1999
Twospotted Spider Mites on Landscape PlantsHTML06/01/2009
Summer Cover CropsHTML02/28/1999
Soil, Plots, and PlantersCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Formica Ants in the LandscapeHTML06/01/2007
Dealing With Snakes After a StormHTML09/16/2018
Appendix G. Permaculture DesignNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Strawberries in the Home GardenPDF01/31/1993
Topping Trees and Flush CutsHTML10/01/1997
Composting in Childcare Center GardensHTML09/28/2015
Pests of PeppersInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
A Gardener's Guide to Soil TestingPDF01/01/2005
Harvesting VegetablesHTML12/31/1997
AsparagusHTML05/15/2015
Building Local Food Economies: A Guide for GovernmentsHTML06/22/2017
How to Organize a Community GardenPDF01/01/2013
MulchesHTML06/30/1994
Container Garden Planting Calendar for Edibles in the PiedmontPDF01/01/2011
Minimizing Risks of Soil Contaminants in Urban GardensHTML07/16/2015
Managing Backyards and Other Urban Habitats for BirdsHTML05/12/2017
Protecting Plants from Cold DamageHTML09/30/1993
KaleHTML08/14/2015
Bagworms in Ornamental LandscapesHTML06/01/2010
Growing Perennial FlowersHTML10/31/2001
Shrubs 4-8 Feet High for North Carolina LandscapesPDF09/30/1993
Squash BeesHTML12/15/2015
Creating Childcare Center Production GardensHTML09/16/2015
Food Garden DesignCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
GleaningFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Ambrosia Beetle Pests of Nursery and Landscape TreesHTML02/01/2009
Pruning Trees and ShrubsPDF01/01/1998
Pests of Beans and PeasInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Direct to Food Bank and Food Pantry DonationsFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Weed Control in Vegetable GardensPDF04/30/1993
Appendix D. Garden ToolsNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
General Pruning TechniquesPDF01/01/2013
Snacking and Cooking With Cool-Season Produce From Childcare Production GardensHTML09/16/2015
Sooty MoldsHTML11/01/2002
Composting: A Guide to Managing Organic Yard WastesPDF01/01/1992
Postemergence Grass Control in Landscapes and NurseriesHTML09/21/2018
Blackberries for the Home GardenPDF01/01/2009
Vermicomposting in Childcare Center GardensHTML09/28/2015
Appendix H. Community Gardening ResourcesNorth Carolina Extension Gardener HandbookHTML02/14/2018
Caterpillars That Feed on Trees and ShrubsHTML07/01/2009
The Use of Small and Intermediate Size Trees in the LandscapeHTML09/30/1993
Vines for North Carolina LandscapesPDF06/30/1994
Qualifiers for Quagmires: Landscape Plants for Wet SitesPDF02/28/1994
Before the CutPDF01/01/2013
Community Backyard Composting Programs Can Reduce Waste and Save MoneyPDF03/01/2000
Growing Warm-Season Fruits and Vegetables in Childcare Production GardensHTML09/16/2015
Snacking and Cooking with Warm-Season Produce from Childcare Production GardensHTML09/16/2015
Site SelectionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
IntroductionCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Site PreparationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Food Pantry Produce MarketsFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Best Practices for Utilizing Local Food in Nutrition Education and Cooking ClassesHTML10/29/2017
Composting at NC Residential and Summer CampsHTML01/11/2018
How to Create a Container Garden for Edibles in the North Carolina PiedmontPDF01/01/2012
Armored Scale Identification and Management on Ornamental PlantsHTML08/01/2010
Hints for Fall-Planted Spring and Early Summer Flowering BulbsPDF09/30/1993
Growing Cool-Season Vegetables in Childcare Production GardensHTML09/16/2015
Beyond the Garden GateCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Introduction: Food Banks and Food PantriesFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug in the Landscape and in the HomeHTML09/01/2009
Root InhibitorsHTML05/10/2016
Crapemyrtle AphidHTML05/01/2009
Cypress WeevilHTML03/01/2004
A Step-by-Step Approach to Pruning Carlos Muscadine GrapevinesPDF01/01/2013
Getting StartedCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Eat Smart Move More North Carolina: Growing Communities Through GardensPDF06/30/2009
Insect and Related Pests of Vegetables MAIN DOCUMENTInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML01/01/2003
Community Supported Agriculture in North CarolinaHTML10/31/2004
Brown Soft ScaleHTML04/01/1998
Management of Adult Japanese Beetles for Commercial Nursery and Landscape OperationsHTML06/01/2009
Pests of EggplantInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Communities Thrive on TreesPDF04/14/2015
Funding and ResourcesCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
TroubleshootingCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
OrganizationCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Master Gardener Volunteers and Community / Home GardensFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Managing Diseases in the Home Vegetable GardenHTML01/01/1992
Farm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative Extension MAIN DOCUMENTFarm to Food Bank Resource Guide for North Carolina Cooperative ExtensionHTML11/08/2017
Growing FoodCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Controlling Mite Pests in Earthworm BedsPDF03/01/1997
Pests of OkraInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Pests of PotatoInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
A Gardener's Guide to Protecting Water QualityPDF01/01/2000
Weed Management for WildflowersPDF10/31/1993
Urban Trees for Use under Utility LinesPDF11/30/1993
Mini-GardeningPDF03/31/1995
Mulching Trees and ShrubsPDF09/30/2000
ManagementCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Pests of AsparagusInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML01/01/2003
Pests of CarrotsInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Pruning Field Grown Shade and Flowering TreesPDF01/01/1993
Ash Whitefly in North CarolinaHTML01/01/2010
Pests of LettuceInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Pests of SweetpotatoInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Recommended Trees for Urban Landscapes: Proven Performers for Difficult SitesPDF02/28/2000
Tools to Make the CutPDF01/01/2013
Organizing a Community Recycling ProgramPDF03/01/1994
Food Safety and Garden HealthCollard Greens and Common Ground: A North Carolina Community Food Gardening HandbookHTML08/10/2017
Cyclamen Mite and Broad Mite in Ornamental PlantsHTML02/01/1997
Pests of OnionInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Pests of TomatoInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003
Pests of Sweet CornInsect and Related Pests of VegetablesHTML02/10/2003