Resources by Elizabeth Ball

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Plant Propagation from Seed May 1, 2009 426-001
Propagation by Cuttings, Layering and Division May 1, 2009 426-002
Care of Specialty Potted Plants May 1, 2009 426-101
Annuals: Culture and Maintenance
Annual flowers live only for one growing season, during which they grow, flower, and produce seed, thereby completing their life cycle. Annuals must be set out or seeded every year since they don’t persist. Some varieties will self-sow, or naturally reseed themselves.
Jan 14, 2015 426-200 (HORT-85P)
Flowering Bulbs: Culture and Maintenance
“Bulbs” is a term loosely used to include corms, tubers, tuberous roots, and rhizomes as well as true bulbs. This publication will refer to all of the above as bulbs. Many vegetables are propagated from or produce edible organs of these types (e.g., tuber, Irish potato; tuberous root, sweet potato; rhizome, Jerusalem artichoke; bulb, onion).
Jan 21, 2015 426-201(HORT-88P)
Planning the Flower Border
Much of the excitement of creating an herbaceous border lies in its great flexibility of design. In form, placement, and selection of plants, the contemporary border follows few rigid rules and allows fullest expression of the gardener’s taste.
Jan 14, 2015 426-202 (HORT-87P)
Perennials: Culture, Maintenance and Propagation May 1, 2009 426-203