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Gardening Tips


SUCCULENT CARE
article: https://agrilifetoday.tamu.edu/2020/05/28/how-to-care-for-succulents/
video:https://www.facebook.com/26803072143/videos/1083330738729798 

APHIDS
More than 250 species of aphids, often called "plant lice" feed on plants throughout the world. Extensive article by Bastiaan Drees can be found here: 
https://extensionentomology.tamu.edu/publications/aphids-in-texas-landscapes/

PLANTING FRUIT TREES
Establishing fruit trees in Texas takes some effort, but these time-tested tips from a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert can guide the way from transplant to production.
https://agrilifetoday.tamu.edu/2020/10/23/plant-fruit-trees-the-agrilife-extension-way/?fbclid=IwAR1LTsW9JIDiAZz4AO90dTxRPSZIImCy7ljd-aCRy-hogIAZFqYaz_FCPCE

HOW TO CHOOSE BEST SEEDS, TRANSPLANTS FOR VEGETABLE GARDENS
https://agrilifetoday.tamu.edu/2020/09/24/how-to-choose-the-best-seeds-transplants-for-vegetable-gardens/

SUCCESSFUL FALL VEGETABLE GARDENS
video: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=636864313908311

EARTHKIND LANDSCAPING
Living trees, shrubs, vines, groundcovers, annuals and perennials are usually the most important materials in landscaping. Their selection, placement and maintenance are the main criteria the layman uses to evaluate landscape work. It is extremely important, therefore, to select plants that will serve the function as dependably as possible. For every landscape need there are numerous plants to choose from.
https://aggie-horticulture.tamu.edu/earthkind/planning-the-home-landscape/plants/

MULCH vs COMPOST
Aransas County residents can purchase very inexpensive double-cut mulch,
in bulk, from the Transfer Station (872 Airport Rd., Rockport).
video: https://www.facebook.com/26803072143/videos/254375005635298


COASTAL OAKS GARDEN VIDEO TOUR
https://www.facebook.com/VisitRockportFulton/videos/3222062244572662