I’ve been noticing small populations of these flies occurring around my office building located in Carbide Park and, over the past couple of weeks, their populations have been increasing in the Disc
By William H. Johnson August is a month when gardeners should think about two important aspects of landscape maintenance—fertilizing and pruning. August is the last month in the summer growing seaso
The Dog Days of August have arrived. Daytime temperatures have already danced around the century mark during the last week of July so there is no need to remind you that August is the peak of the heat
Have you ever had a landscape tree die, even though it was properly planted, fertilized and watered? If so, you would be in the company of many homeowners who were well-meaning in their actions but un
The last days of June ended with an abundance of rainfall and surprisingly cooler temperatures. July has arrived and that means that the year . . .
William Johnson is a horticulturist with the Galveston County office of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service . . .