Horticulture

Richland County doesn’t have a Horticulture Educator to provide information.  Individuals needing horticulture information can use the following:

  • Visit the UW-Extension Office and review the bulletins, fact sheets, and other printed resources.
  • Visit area landscape and garden centers and other businesses.
  • Use the Related Horticulture Links below to find more information…

Garden fact sheets for many plants and insects can be found on the UW – Urban Horticulture website.

Fact sheets for those commonly asked about in our county are listed below.

INVASIVE SPECIES

A fact sheet on many invasive plants and insects can be found on the DNR website.  DNR Invasive Species Website

Information on common invasive plants and insects for Richland County include:

For information on classification of woody plants and vines, check out this site: Terrestrial Plants

FACT SHEETS

Publications:

WHAT’S BUGGING YOU?

Check out the UW-Madison Department of Entomology to find the identification of those mysterious insects and learn what to do about them.

RELATED HORTICULTURE LINKS OF INTEREST