Botrytis on Blueberries

With the last frost/freeze event followed by cool, wet weather, blueberries in Mississippi are prime for botrytis infection.  To stave off infection, steps should be (and probably should have already been) taken to arrest the pathogen.  Refer to my post … Continue reading

New Plant Hardiness Zone Map from USDA

The USDA has recently released a new hardiness zone map.  I have posted the map for Mississippi above.  Zones range from 7b in the north to 9a on the coast.  What does all this mean?  Well, all zones essentially went … Continue reading