Lichens are perennial organisms consisting of a fungus and a green alga or blue-green bacterium.
We had a long dreary wet winter, but spring arrived with nature reemerging as normal.
The fungus completes part of its life cycle on the cedar and junipers and part on the mayhaw.
Fire Blight is a bacterial disease caused by Erwinia amylovora.It infects plants in the pome fruit subgroup of the rose family.
Bagworms are aptly named for the bag the larva make of silk and bits of twigs or leaves interwoven to disguise and strengthen the case.
Not all flowering plants produce pollen that may cause allergies.
The basic components of composting are location, plant materials, water, soil from your yard and some nitrogen.
Quarterly newsletters that may interest gardeners in our part of the state. This newsletter will complement the Horticulture Hints newsletter.
One of the most care free gardening rewards is planting spring flowering bulbs.
2017 herbicide options for weeds infesting home lawns.
Tomatoes are a favorite vegetable in a home garden
Louisianians take pride in the appearance of their lawns and landscapes. Weeds, however, can detract from that appearance and frustrate homeowners. Information on adaptation, light, soils and mulch can be found in this publication. (PDF Format Only)
This article gives a brief description of the Forest Tent Caterpillar including three pictures.
The article describes leaf galls or Exobasidium fungal disease including a picture of infected azalea leaves.