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Ground Covers
Eastern Hemlock Forests: Guidelines to Minimize the Impacts of Hemlock Woolly Adelgid by Jeffrey S. Ward, Carole A.S.-J. Cheah, Michael E. Montgomery, Brad P. Onken, Richard S. Cowles, (PDF format)
Elm Information for Connecticut (PDF Format)
NEW--January 2018-- Needle Cast Diseases of Spruce (PDF Format)
Powdery Mildew (PDF Format)
Powdery Mildew of Dogwood (PDF Format)
Ramorum Blight (PDF Format)
NEW--April 2016--The Red Bark Phenomenon (PDF Format)
Rhizosphaera Needlecast (PDF Format)
NEW--April 2016--The Red Bark Phenomenon (PDF Format)
Verticillium Wilt of Trees and Shrubs (PDF Format)
NEW--December 2018--Weeds of Ornamentals Plants and their Control (PDF Format)
NEW--January 2016--Woody Vines-Identification and Control (PDF Format)
Forest Regeneration Handbook, a guide for forest owners, harvesting practitioners, and public officials  edited by Jeffrey S. Ward and Thomas E. Worthley, (PDF format)

Chestnuts and Chestnut Trees
PP007 Chestnut Breeding in the United States
PP008 Chestnuts and the Introduction of Chestnut Blight
PP044 Protecting Chestnut Trees from Blight
PP085 Connecticut Chestnut Research: Breeding and Biological Control
Chestnut Importations into the US

Asian Chestnut Gall Wasp on Connecticut Chestnut Trees (PDF Format)
NEW--March 29, 2017--Care of Chestnuts for Planting (PDF Format)
Chestnut Restoration for Connecticut (PDF Format)
Cultivars of Chestnut A-Z (PDF Format)
NEW--April 26, 2018--Growing Chestnut Trees (PDF Format)
Identification of Chestnut Trees (PDF Format)
NEW--March 29, 2017--Planting and Caring for Chestnut Trees (PDF Format)


Woody Ornamentals
NEW--March 2019--Boxwood Susceptibility to Blight 
NEW--April 2016--Botryosphaeria Cankers of Woody Ornamentals (PDF Format)
NEW--March 2019--CT BMPs for Boxwood Blight - Landscape
NEW--March 2019--CT BMPs for Boxwood Blight - Nurseries
De-icing Salts: Damage to Woody Ornamentals (PDF Format)
Drought, Its After-Effects, and Management on Woody Ornamentals (PDF Format)
Excess Water Problems on Woody Ornamentals (PDF Format)
NEW--March 2019--Fungicides for Boxwood Blight Management in CT 
NEW--March 2019--Pachysandra Susceptibility to Blight
Recognition and Management of Diseases of Woody Ornamentals in the Landscape (PDF Format)
Winter Injury on Woody Ornamentals (PDF Format)