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  • Crabapples for Western Washington Landscapes 

    Moulton, Gary A.; King, Jacqueline; Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935- (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 1996-02)
    New crabapple varieties that carry proven disease resistance are an attractive choice for ornamental landscapes. Tree shapes may be upright, spreading, rounded, or weeping, with several variations. Colorful pink, red, and ...
  • Fertilizing Landscape Trees and Shrubs 

    Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935-; Pinyuh, George (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 1996-07)
    Why soil tests are important. Find out how to "read" fertilizer formulations, calculate fertilizer applications, and apply correctly for your plants and trees. Timing and tips. 4 pages.
  • Planting Landscape Plants 

    Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935-; Hummel, Rita L. (Rita Lynn) (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 1995-08)
    Ever butterflied a root system? You'll be pleasantly surprised by recent discoveries in shrub and tree planting. Follow the photographs (b/w) and text for helpful techniques on site selection and planting of bare-root, ...
  • Pruning equipment for home gardeners 

    Kohlhauff, Timothy; Harris, Therese; Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935- (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2014-03)
    Selecting and using the correct equipment to prune trees and shrubs makes a pruning job quicker, easier, and safer for home gardeners. This fact sheet discusses the various types of pruning equipment, and helps gardeners ...
  • Reasons to prune trees and shrubs in home gardens 

    Kohlhauff, Timothy; Harris, Therese; Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935-; Stiess, Timothy (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2015-09)
    This fact sheet summarizes appropriate reasons to prune woody plant material in the home landscape. It provides information on issues such as plant health, safety, fruit production, and pruning for special visual effects. ...
  • Watering Home Gardens and Landscape Plants 

    Ophardt, Marianne; Pinyuh, George; Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935- (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2002-03)
    Making the most of available water is a challenge in times of drought. Native plants and grasses survive the best. Authors discuss the relationship of soil, water, and air for plant health. Do you really know how to water ...
  • Winter Injury of Landscape Plants in the Pacific Northwest 

    Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935-; Ophardt, Marianne; Collman, Sharon (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 1996-08)
    Explains how winter injury occurs. Symptoms to look for. How to help damaged plants. How to avoid winter injury when planting and caring for plants and trees. 4 pages.
  • WSU Drought Advisory: Water Conservation in Gardens and Landscapes 

    Ophardt, Marianne; Maleike, Raymond Robert, 1935-; Pinyuh, George (Pullman, Washington : Washington State University. Extension., 2001-03)
    Drought Advisory. Strategies to reduce water loss from plants and soil especially during drought conditions. 3 pages.