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Personnel

Robert N. (Bob) Trigiano
Professor
Cell/tissue culture of ornamentals

Amy Fulcher
Associate Professor
Sustainable ornamental plants

Susan Lynne (Sue) Hamilton
Director and Associate Professor

Groups and Facilities


2 mentions

Weed Diagnostics Center 
Diagnostic testing services for weeds of crop and non-cropland systems including turfgrass, ornamentals, and utility rights of way.



1 mention

Urban Landscape & Nursery 
IPM, ornamental plant production, mycorrhizal applications, weed-insect interactions.



1 mention

Mycorrhiza Literature Exchange 
Researchers, literature, books, and reviews.


Events

Turf and Ornamental Field Day, 9/7/2017

Turf and Ornamental, 9/10/2015

Turf and Ornamental Field day, 9/11/2014

Utilizing Molecular Markers in Genetic Studies of Ornamental Plant Species, 2/14/2014

Turf and Ornamental Field day, 9/12/2013

 

Video


5 mentions

Nursery Industry 
Tennessee is a top producer of ornamental plants. The nursery industry here is concentrated in a very specific part of our state, known for a mild climate and growing beautiful trees and shrubs.


 

Recent Publications

University of Tennessee Turf & Ornamental Field Day Proceedings.  Brosnan, J. T.  2017.  (Editor).

2016 University of Tennessee Turf & Ornamental Field Day Proceedings.  Brosnan, J. T.  2016.  (Editor).

University of Tennessee Turfgrass & Ornamental Weed Science.  Brosnan, J. T., G. K. Breeden, J. J. Vargas, and D. F. Farnsworth.  2016.  Annual Research Report., pp. 1-115.

Diseases of Herbaceous and Woody Ornamentals.  Windham, A. S.  2016.  Proceedings of the Turf and Ornamental Field Day.

Ornamental Disease Update - Downy Mildews, Rose Rosette, Boxwood Blight Windham, A. S.  2016.  EPP Info Note 461, Jan 2016.

Common Sense Management of Game Changing Ornamental Diseases Windham, A. S.  2016.  EPP Info Note 463, Feb 2016.

Fungicides and Bactericides for Home Fruits, Vegetables, and Ornamentals Bost, S. C.  2015.  UT Extension EPP227.

2015 University of Tennessee Turf & Ornamental Field Day Proceeedings.  Brosnan, J. T.  2015.  (Editor).

The University of Tennessee Turf & Ornamental Field Day.  Brosnan, J. T., and G. K. Breeden.  2015.  Tennessee Turfgrass., August/September. Pp. 14-15.

University of Tennessee Turfgrass & Ornamental Weed Science.  Brosnan, J. T., G. K. Breeden, J. J. Vargas, and D. S. Farnsworth.  2015.  Annual Research Report, pp. 1-105.

Economics of utilizing biodegradable containers in ornamental crop production systems.  Brumfield, R., A. J. DeVincentis, X. Wang, R. T. Fernandez, S. Nambuthiri, R. L. Geneve, A. K. Koeser, G. Bi, T. Li, Y. Sun, D. Cochran, and A. Fulcher.  2015.  HortTechnology, 25(1):17-25.

An ornamental plant pest management guide and pesticide rotation planning aid.  Chong, Juang-Horng, W. E. Klingeman, and F. A. Hale.  2015.  W 329, UT Extension.