Learn all about worthy adversaries in your garden and how to tame them. This class will cover common diseases and pests that affect ornamental plants in the landscape, fruiting trees and shrubs, and vegetables.
They include: Anthracnose, Aphids, Apple Scab, Azalea Lacebug, Bacteria Blight, Black Spot, Botrytis, Brown Marmorated Stink Bug, Cutworm, Flea and Cucumber Beetle, Geranium Bud Worm, Rust, Powdery Mildew, Sooty Mold, Spotted Wing Drosophila, Verticillium Wilt
You will learn how to identify them and the problems they cause. We will also offer ideas for getting rid of them by applying Integrated Pest Management.
Our speaker Jane Collier is an Oregon State University Extension Master Gardener who teaches for the award-winning 10-Minute University™ Program. She and her husband subsistence farm their five-acre home garden.