American Nurseryman Magazine - Horticulture Magazine and Horticulture Books - February 2013

Features

  • Beating Boxwood Blight
    Good management practices can help prevent this disease from infecting your stock and spreading further in the industry. Sanitation is key!
    By Kelly Ivors
  • Some Like It Hot and Dry
    A good shade tree offers relief from the heat, but there are several fine selections that also stand up to drought.
    By Nancy Buley and Sally Benson
  • Delightfully Dry
    Colorful landscapes show that Xeriscape installations needn't be limited to rocks and cactus. And they do need water-just not much.
    By Sally Benson
  • Pulp or Plastic?
    Research comparing plastic to pulp containers shows there's little difference in plants' growth performance, but in some regions and under some conditions, container type may affect mortality.
    By Amy Fulcher, et al.