College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Department of Plant Pathology

Landscape Ornamentals

Woody landscape plants provide the backbone for our landscapes, frame our views and shade our homes and parklands. It would be difficult to overestimate their importance to our economy in the value of our homes and land. Key to developing a healthy, sustainable landscape is to select plants which are adapted to your climate and soils. In addition to information provided by your local nursery please consult the information below.

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More information about disease in landscape ornamentals is availble from the Plant Disease and Insect Clinic or Tom Creswell.