It's the end of summer and the plants in my garden look fried! The temperatures have cooled this month, but the plants still seem wilted and the leaves have brown edges. Will they recover and what can I do?
UCCE Master Gardeners of Fresno County
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2015 Master Gardener
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1914 - 2014
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Local and State Gardening News
Added July 24, 2014
There's something about seeing a butterfly that makes your eyes light up, your smile widen, and your feet feel like skipping. Nature's joy. So when I was over at Kaiser Permanente in Vacaville last Tuesday, I rejoiced at seeing a magnificent anise swallowtail, Papilo zelicaon, fluttering around the lantana flower beds near the entrance. The butterfly flashed its brilliant yellow...
Added July 23, 2014
It's National Moth Week! The event, which runs through Sunday, celebrates "the beauty, life cycles, and habitats of moths," according to its website. Scientists and citizen scientists are encouraged to document their findings. It's now a worldwide event. A few nuggets from the website: "Moths are among the most diverse and successful organisms on earth. Scientists...
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May ~ July, 2014
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