Links To Virginia Tech Publications For Home Gardeners

Main Document/Podcast/Video and E-book Resource Links for All Garden Related Topics


The following link topics are listed in alphabetical order:

ANNUALS, PERENNIALS, TROPICALS AND BULBS

Annuals, Perennials and Bulbs - http://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/annuals-perennials-bulbs.html - vt-skipto-menu

Introduction to Cold Hardy Tropicals for Virginia Landscapes- http://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/3005/3005-1446/3005-1446.html - vt-skipto-menu

BEEKEEPING

http://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/beekeeping.html - vt-skipto-menu

DISEASES/GARDEN AND PLANT

http://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/garden-plant-diseases.html - vt-skipto-menu

Selected Vegetable Diseases - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-363/426-363.html - vt-skipto-menu

Rose Rosette Disease - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/450/450-620/450-620.html - vt-skipto-menu

ENVIRONMENTAL HORTICULTURE

Gardening and the Environment: pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/gardening-the-environment.html

Environmental Horticulture – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/.../environmental-horticulture-res.html

Environmental Horticulture – Guide to Nutrient Management - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-613/426-613.html - vt-skipto-menu

GARDEN DESIGN AND CREATING HABITATS

Garden and Landscape Design - http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/garden-landscape-design.html - vt-skipto-menu

The Effect of Landscape Plants on Perceived Home Value – http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-087/426-087.html - vt-skipto-menu

Problem-Free Shrubs for Virginia Landscapes –http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/450/450-236/450-236.html - vt-skipto-menu

For the Birds, Butterflies and Hummingbirds: Creating inviting Habitats - http://www.pubs.ext.vt.edu/HORT/HORT-59/HORT-59.html - vt-skipto-menu

Feeding Wild Birds - http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/420/420-006/420-006.html - vt-skipto-menu

GRAPES & WINE

Grapes & Wine - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/grapes.html

Wine Making for the Home Gardener – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/HORT/HORT-213/HORT-213.html - vt-skipto-menu

LAWNS

(For all lawn related topics go to)

pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/lawns.html

Lawn and Garden - http://www.ext.vt.edu/topics/lawn-garden/ - vt-skipto-menu

Establishing Lawns – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-718/426-718.html - vt-skipto-menu

Fall Lawn Care - http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-520/430-520.html - vt-skipto-menu

Fall Lawn Weed Control Strategies- http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-520/430-520.html - vt-skipto-menu

Spring Post-emergent Lawn Weed Control – http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-532/430-532.html - vt-skipto-menu

Lawn fertilization in Virginia – http://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-011/430-011.html - vt-skipto-menu

Lawn Moss, Friend or Foe? - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-536/430-536.html - vt-skipto-menu

HEALTHY GARDENING

Gardening and Your Health - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-065/426-065.html - vt-skipto-menu

Gardening and Your Health: Protecting your Knees and Back - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-065/426-065.html - vt-skipto-menu

Tools & Techniques – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/tools-techniques.html - vt-skipto-menu

PESTS

Garden Insects/Pests – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/garden-insects-pests.html - vt-skipto-menu

Scale insects – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/2808/2808-1012/2808-1012.html - vt-skipto-menu

Reducing Pesticide use in the Home Lawn and Garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/450/450-725/450-725.html - vt-skipto-menu

Deer: A Garden Pest – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/HORT/HORT-62/HORT-62.html - vt-skipto-menu

PRUNING

A Guide To Successful Pruning; Shrub Pruning Calendar - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-462/430-462.html - vt-skipto-menu

Pruning Crapemyrtles - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-451/430-451.html - vt-skipto-menu

Pruning Basics And Tools - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-455/430-455.html - vt-skipto-menu

SOIL

Soil Sampling for the Home Gardener - pubs.ext.vt.edu/452/452-129/452-129.html

Building Healthy Soil - pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-711/426-711.html

Using Compost in your Landscape - pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-704/426-704.html

Irrigating the Home garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-322/426-322.html - vt-skipto-menu

TREES, FRUIT AND SHRUBS

Trees, Shrubs and Groundcovers – pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/trees-shrubs-groundcovers.html

Tree and Shrub Planting Guidelines - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/430/430-295/430-295.html - vt-skipto-menu

Small Fruit in the Home Garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-840/426-840.html - vt-skipto-menu

Tree Fruit in the Home Garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-841/426-841.html - vt-skipto-menu

Physiology of Pruning Fruit Trees - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/422/422-025/422-025.html - vt-skipto-menu

VEGETABLE AND HERB GARDENING

Vegetables recommended for Virginia - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-480/426-480.html - vt-skipto-menu

Intensive Gardening Methods - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-335/426-335.html - vt-skipto-menu

Tomatoes - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-418/426-418.html - vt-skipto-menu

Asparagus – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-401/426-401.html - vt-skipto-menu

Weeds in the Home Vegetable Garden – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-364/426-364.html - vt-skipto-menu

Mulches for the Home Vegetable Garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-326/426-326.html - vt-skipto-menu

Fall Vegetable Gardening – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-334/426-334.html - vt-skipto-menu

Vegetable Gardening in Containers - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-336/426-336.html - vt-skipto-menu

Herb Culture and Use – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-420/426-420.html - vt-skipto-menu

Home Hydrophonics - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-084/426-084.html - vt-skipto-menu

WATER QUALITY

Home Landscape Practices to Protect Water Quality - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-723/426-723.html - vt-skipto-menu

Urban Water Quality Management – Rain Garden Plants – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-043/426-043.html - vt-skipto-menu

Urban Water Quality Management: Wildlife in the Home Pond Garden - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-045/426-045.html - vt-skipto-menu

Groundwater Quality and the Use of Lawn and Garden Chemicals – https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-059/426-059.html - vt-skipto-menu

Pest Management for Water Quality - pubs.ext.vt.edu/426/426-615/426-615.html

WEEDS

(extensive documentation available)

Weeds - https://pubs.ext.vt.edu/category/weeds.html - vt-skipto-menu