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Lisa Rayburn

Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture Onslow County Centerlisa_rayburn@ncsu.edu
Street Address:4024 Richlands Hwy
Jacksonville, NC 28540
Mailing Address:4024 Richlands Hwy
Jacksonville, NC 28540

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February Tips and Tasks

Prune back ornamental grasses and ground covers in early February before new growth starts. Add mulch to beds if …

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Impact of Winter Weather on Plants

January brought unusually cold and snowy weather to Onslow County. These low temperatures can cause problems in the landscape …

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Pruning Crape Myrtles 

Late winter (February to March) is a good time to prune many trees and shrubs in eastern North Carolina …

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January Tips and Tasks

Lawns Don’t apply fertilizers to dormant lawns. Apply lime only if indicated by soil test results. Centipede naturally likes a lower …

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Discovery Garden Update

The Master Gardener Volunteers have been busy working on finalizing landscape plans for the various parts of the Discovery …

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Caring For Holiday Plants

Scott Bauer, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Bugwood.org While the Christmas tree may be the plant most commonly associated with the …

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