Ornamentals/Landscape and Turf 2

Friday, August 3, 2012: 12:45 PM
12:45 PM
Bud Development, Flowering, and Fertilization of Moringa oleifera Lam. (Horseradish Tree) Grown in South Africa
Elsa S. du Toit, University of Pretoria; Quintin Ernst Muhl, University of Pretoria; PJ Robbertse, University of Pretoria; J.M. Steyn, University of Pretoria; Z. Apostolides, University of Pretoria
1:00 PM
Planting Systems for Improved Stands of Fall Planted Native Perennials
Erik B.G. Feibert, Oregon State University; Clint Shock, Oregon State University; Parris Cheryl, Oregon State University; Saunders Monty, Oregon State University; Nancy Shaw, USDA Forest Service
1:30 PM
Improving Environmental Performance of Landscapes: Sustainability, LCA, Sites
Michael Keyes, Ph.D., Scientific Certification Systems; Marie-Luc Arpin, M., Sc., Interuniversity Research Center for the Life Cycle Products, Processes and Services (CIRAIG)
2:00 PM
Impact of Biopots on Plant Performance and Pot Degradation in Landscapes
Genhua Niu, Texas A&M University; Guihong Bi, Truck Crops Branch, Mississippi State University; Andrew Koeser, University of Illinois, Urbana/Champaign; Vicky Anderson, University of Kentucky; Renee Conneway, West Virginia University; Sven Verlinden, West Virginia University; Rebecca Schnelle, University of Kentucky; Ryan Stewart, Brigham Young University
2:15 PM
Deficit Irrigation of Mixed Landscapes Based on Turfgrass Coverage and ETo
Scott H. Simpson, University of Florida; Richard C. Beeson Jr., University of Florida; Gail Hansen De Chapman, University of Florida; Michael D. Dukes, University of Florida
2:30 PM
Response of Selected Landscape Roses to Low-input Cultural Practices, High Disease Pressure, and Severe Heat and Drought Conditions
Gregory Church, Ph.D., Texas AgriLife Extension Service; David C. Zlesak, Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, River Falls; Derald A. Harp, Ph.D., Texas A&M University at Commerce; Kim Schofield, M.S., ABC Commercial Services; John Sloan, Ph.D., Texas AgriLife Research; Gaye Hammond, Houston Rose Society; Pam Smith, City of Farmers Branch; Steve George, Ph.D., Texas AgriLife Extension Service
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