Nursery and Landscape
Nursery and Landscape Extension Specialists
Commercial Nursery and Landscape Program
The Purdue University Commercial Nursery and Landscape program strives to make the industry in Indiana, the Midwest, and the United States more profitable, sustainable, effective and efficient, while increasing the quality of life for the owners, employees, and the general public through education, research, and outreach programs. The Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, with the assistance of Purdue University Extension, aides in facilitating these endeavors. Being a leading land grant institution, extension and outreach programs are designed to facilitate the advancement of agricultural industries, including the Nursery and Landscape Industry. We will commit to the industry to develop and maintain effective educational programming and research that will be relevant and productive for the industry’s needs. We always welcome feedback to become a more efficient resource for the Nursery and Landscape Industry.
Nursery and Landscape Publications
- Black Walnut Toxicity
- Decline of White Pine in Indiana
- Does Night Lighting Harm Trees?
- Effects of Cold Weather on Horticultural Plants in Indiana
- Salt Damage in Landscape Plants
- Storms and Trees
- Stress-Related Conifer Dieback
- Transplant Shock to Trees and Shrubs
- White Pine and Salt Tolerance
- Why is my Tree Dying?