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Managing weeds in landscapes

From the Retail Nursery an Garden Center IPM News Fall 2018 newsletter Managing Weeds in Landscapes Nurseries and garden centers often sell a wide range of plants for use in gardens and landscapes. Your customers may manage a complex array of different...

Posted on Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 1:37 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Invasive Plants

The flowers of French broom are attractive, but this invasive plant is not a good choice for landscapes. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

People in urban and suburban areas often use the term “invasive” to describe plants or weeds that appear to take over a garden or landscape. However, true invasive plants are weeds that infest ecosystems, rangelands, and pasture—places...

Posted on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 10:00 PM

New Invasive Plant Resources

Dyer's woad. (S. Orloff)

Invasive plants—plants that can disperse, establish, and spread without human assistance or disturbance—pose a serious problem in California's waterways, wildlands and rangelands. Common garden weeds, unlike invasive plants, don't generally...

Giant Reed in a stream. (J. DiTomaso)
Giant Reed in a stream. (J. DiTomaso)

Giant Reed in a stream. (J. DiTomaso)

Posted on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Tags: DiTomaso (5), invasive plants (18), Kyser (2), nursery (10), Orloff (1), ornamentals (2), Stapleton (2), UC IPM (225), Wilen (11)

Retailers Attend IPM Workshops on Invasive Pests and More

Attendees from Retail IPM Workshop. [A. Schellman]

[From the May 2017 issue of the UC IPM Retail Newsletter] Retail nursery and garden center employees play an important role in communicating pest management information to gardeners and the public. The UC Statewide IPM Program (UC IPM) strives to help...

Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 8:58 AM
Tags: ACP (27), center (2), employees (1), exotics (1), garden (46), HLB (23), household pests (1), invasives. (1), nursery (10), pesticides (28), resources (1), retail (10), UCIPM (66)

Register Today for a Retail IPM Workshop

Examining citrus flush for Asian citrus psyllid. [Photo by Marcy Sousa]

Are you registered for one of the upcoming "IPM Workshops for Retail Nurseries and Garden Centers"? If not, time is running out! Oakland Workshop, Jan. 24, 2017 Registration is now open to all for the January 24, IPM Training for Retail Nurseries and...

Examining citrus flush for Asian citrus psyllid. [Photo by Marcy Sousa]
Examining citrus flush for Asian citrus psyllid. [Photo by Marcy Sousa]

Examining citrus flush for Asian citrus psyllid. [Photo by Marcy Sousa]

Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017 at 4:25 PM
Tags: center (2), garden (46), IPM (64), January (1), nurseries (4), nursery (10), Oakland (5), retail (10), Sacramento (3), training (11), UC IPM (225), workshop (11)

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