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Native Plants for Georgia Part I: Trees, Shrubs and Woody Vines
Key to Diseases of Oaks in the Landscape
Conversion Tables, Formulas and Suggested Guidelines for Horticultural Use
Your Household Water Quality: Odors in Your Water
Home Garden Series: Home Garden Muscadines
Muscadines are truly a fruit for the south. Although muscadines can be grown successfully in most parts of the state, they are best adapted to the Piedmont and Coastal Plain areas. Published on May 31, 2017.
Home Garden Series: Home Garden Figs
Most people are fond of figs. They are tasty and can be eaten fresh, preserved, or used for baking and making desserts. Figs will do well in most parts of Georgia except the mountainous areas. Published on May 31, 2017.
Home Garden Series: Home Garden Pears
Pears are adapted to nearly all of Georgia. It is not uncommon to find trees as much as 50 years old that are still producing fruit. Published on May 31, 2017.
Home Garden Series: Home Garden Apples
Apples are adapted to most areas of Georgia. Although the northern half of the state is best suited for the more "conventional" apple varieties, you can have success in the southern half of Georgia with adapted varieties. Published on May 31, 2017.