Gardening in the Albemarle
Welcome to Gardening In The Albemarle. This page provides free, research-based horticulture information for friends in Northeast North Carolina. For more information, contact Area Horticulture Agent Katy Shook at (252) 482-6585.
FAQs (answered in <10 minutes)
Fall Training Course (offered in the Fall of odd years)
Managing Garden Problems (Week 1)
Practice – Googling Gardening Information
Growing Ornamental Plants at Home (Week 2)
Practice – Propagating Plants At Home
Explore – NC Extension Gardener Plant Toolbox
Caring for Home Lawns (Week 3)
Watch – Carolina Lawns (aprox 45 min)
Practice – Taking A Soil Sample
Explore – NC Lawn Maintenance Calendars
Growing Fruits & Vegetables at Home (Week 4)
Practice – Planning A Garden
*Recommendations for the use of products are included in this publication as a convenience to the reader. The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products or services in this publication does not imply endorsement by North Carolina Cooperative Extension nor discrimination against similar products or services not mentioned.
*Individuals who use agricultural chemicals are responsible for ensuring that the intended use complies with current regulations and conforms to the product label. Be sure to obtain current information about usage regulations and examine a current product label before applying any chemical.