Jun 14, 2010
Think Pink Hydrangeas
A new variety of hydrangea developed by horticulturist Dr. Tom Ranney will have gardeners thinking pink this year. Invincibelle Spirit is making its debut in garden centers.
Apr 1, 2010
Best Plant Named
Lo & Behold "Blue Chip" Buddleia (butterfly bush), developed by Dennis Werner and Layne Snelling in the horticultural science department, was named the best new plant for 2009.
Dec 10, 2009
From Garden to Classroom
Julieta Sherk followed that passion for edible plants to NC State, where she joined the faculty this semester as a new assistant professor of landscape design in the horticultural science department.
Jul 1, 2009
Plant Breeder Honored
Dr. Tom Ranney, horticultural science professor at the Mountain Horticultural Crops Research and Extension Center near Asheville, won the American Horticulture Society’s Marc Cathey Award.
May 7, 2009
Horticulture Team Takes Top Journal Award
The American Society for Horticultural Science gave its Outstanding Cross-Commodity Publication award to a journal article by a team from NC State.
Mar 19, 2009
Spafford and Kraus Publish Book
Two teachers have published a book titled, "Rain Gardening in the South: Ecologically Designed Gardens for Drought, Deluge, and Everything In Between."