Plant identification

Hello - Could you please tell me what type of plant this is and if it can be grown in the Portland, Oregon climate? I took the pictures in Lincoln City, OR. Thank you!


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Clackamas County Oregon about 23 hours ago

yellow rocket weed

Is yellow rocket poisonous to horses if in a hay field that will be cut and bailed? If so do you know how to get rid of it? Thank you so much.


Iowa about 23 hours ago

pith necreosis of tomatoes

My beloved tomatoes seem to be suffering from pith necrosis. I have some questions. Can I eat the tomatoes from these plants? How do I prevent this from happening again? Can I stop/cure it once my tomatoes are affected? I appreciate any help you can give. Nan Sartori Hibbing, MN


St. Louis County Minnesota about 23 hours ago

Prayer plant mold

I have a large prayer plant and the soil on top is full of white fuzzy mold.Would the mold go down into the dirt? Do I have to repot it? I have not watered it for 2 weeks now.


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Wright County Minnesota about 23 hours ago

Identify a weed

Plz help me figure out if this potfrom Mt Vernon has noxious weeds or something worth saving. Thank you, Barbara 21013



Baltimore County Maryland plant identification about 24 hours ago

Possible Way to Save a Tree

We have a tree that looks like it may have a disease. We wonder if there is a treatment to save it?


Northampton County Pennsylvania trees and shrubs about 24 hours ago

Tomato virus

I believe my tomatoes have a virus called "beet curly top virus". Is it possible for this area, and is there a cure. Also can it be transferred fro one garden to another.'


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Charles County Maryland fruits and vegetables vegetables tomatoes 1 day ago

Fruit tree questions

Hello, I am wondering if you can point me in the direction of a producer who sells dwarf Apple and pear trees in the area. Or, a good online producer. I'm looking specifically for Liberty, Honeycrisp, Haralson, Frostbite, William's Pride, summer crisp, Parker, and luscious (all varieties recommended on this website) :) Also, I'm new to the area, is it best to plant fruit trees in the fall?


Scott County Minnesota 1 day ago

Rasberries wilting

Hi guys, I planted 5 Rasberries from bare roots around late March. Three of them are doing great, one is wilted and looks like it is dead but the other is exploding with biomass but is not putting on any fruit. Can you suggest what is wrong with these two plants? I know that extra nitrogen can make plants grow fast with no fruit but the soil all the plants are in is basically the same. This plant that is growing fast is next to a road and is at the end of a slight downhill. Thanks!


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Montgomery County Pennsylvania 1 day ago

Beautiful Caterpillar?

Yesterday as my husband and I were sitting in our backyard under some maple trees and river birch type trees, a large green caterpillar fell on his foot. It's as big as my finger! I thought it could be a Luna Moth Caterpillar. I see it isn't supposed to live in Southern Oregon, but maybe you could tell me what you think it is?


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Jackson County Oregon caterpillars 1 day ago

Why am I finding Bumble Bees in my house?

Since early July I have found at least 18 bees inside my house. Three have been big fluffy bumble-y bees others have been thinner, less colorful ,drone-y looking bees. All have been on the floor, several in the kitchen (one just crawled from under the fridge). Most have been dead or faltering found near the closed sliding door . A few on the kitchen floor near the sink/dishwasher. I have neither heard buzzing nor seen them in flight. I do try to have a bee, bird, and butterfly friendly garden but have been in this house since 1990 and never had this happen. What's going on? Do they swarm or sting at night?


Washington County Oregon bee health 1 day ago

What is this tree...fungus? and how can I "fix" my tree

My tree very recently developed this... thing (about 9" wide?). I assume it is a fungal growth of some kind ??? It looks like sprayed foam and it seems to have 'leaked' slightly and discolored the dirt at the base as well. Any idea what this is and what I should do about it? I really don't want my tree to die!!



Macomb County Michigan trees and shrubs 1 day ago

Tree leaves turning yellow

A tree in our yard has branches where the leaves are turning solid yellow. No visible sign of bugs. So far on the shady side of tree. Last week it was only 2 small branches so I thought they were just damaged so cut them off, but now it is spreading to larger branches. I don't know what kind of tree but attached photos. White flowers in spring. No fruit but small green berries right now. I also have a full photo of the tree if you need it.


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Deschutes County Oregon horticulture diagnosis of plant problems 1 day ago

Growth on Camellia Tree

I have a large camellia tree that has crabapple like growths at the end of some (a lot) of branches. In addition, it seems to be dropping a lot of leaves, although there is new foliage. The growths appear to have a small jelly-like substance in the middle of them and some that I have pulled off of the tree look like they might have had an insect emerge from them. Do you have any idea what these are and how I can get rid of them? Thank you. WendyO.


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Lane County Oregon camellias 1 day ago

Engelman Ivy bugs/disease

For 2 summers, our Engleman Ivy has started out healthy and then the leaves have gotten holes in them so they look lacey. This year, I noticed little tiny worms on the leaves. We took a photo of the lacey leaves and one with 3 worms on the paper so you can see the size. We would like to know what to do to prevent this worm so it doesn't kill our ivy. Would this bug eventually kill the plant?


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Washington County Minnesota 1 day ago

Weeping Cherry Leaves

Hi, I have an ornamental weeping cherry at my home. This evening I noticed orange spots on some of the leaves. I found an odd growth on the under side of those leaves that looks like little thorns, though it is soft to the touch. Thanks!


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Wayne County Michigan 1 day ago

Yellow fig leaves

I recently received a fig tree from my cousin in NJ. I've had it for a few weeks and now the leaves are turning yellow. Do you know why?



Suffolk County New York 1 day ago

Found wild pig/hog/boar

Hello, We found small piglet running around farm highway in Tomball. We took it home. I never had a pig in my life. I am not sure how to take care of it except we bought Mazuri mini pig feed. I have other animals at the house (cats and dogs). I am worried about diseases that this little created may carry. Please help me ! Is there anything like dewormer for pigs ?



Harris County Texas feral hogs 1 day ago

Rose let damage

Several of our rose plants have leaf damage similar a tomato cutworm. Weven don't see any worms of bugs. Any ideas?


Larimer County Colorado flowers: annuals and herbaceous perennials 1 day ago

Pumpkin plant has a crusty stem

Hello, The main stem of the pumpkin has grown crusty under the weight of the growing get plant. Should I be concerned? Is this a bad sign? Thank you, Morgan



Hennepin County Minnesota 1 day ago

salt damage to soil

Hi Experts, Some of the soil along my sidewalk has damage from de-icer salts. I had the soil tested and the sodium levels were too high. Can I undo the damage by adding gypsum? If so, what are the details? If not, is there another technique your recommend?


Montgomery County Maryland soil and fertility issues 1 day ago

Names of native 'weeds' (also known as volunteer bee food?

Hi, I want to know what this plant is. I bought a 'salsa pack' to put in my garden way back in early April. I may have accidentally allowed this to grow in my pots - is it a weed or part of those plants that are suppose to all together make good salsa. What part do I eat (if it is a plant for eating). Thank you.,


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Dakota County Minnesota horticulture weed identification 1 day ago

Caterpillar ID

I found these on butterfly weed in my garden. Are they tussock moths?

Some of the leaves on the plant where I found them are shriveled and dried.


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Howard County Maryland insect issues 1 day ago

Baby copperhead

Found this guy in our living room. We live in Florida panhandle. Near a water source out back. Is it a copper head? I can clearly see pits on the head and the coloring is def something I've never seen in person.


Okaloosa County Florida 1 day ago

What's on my swamp milkweed!?

I have LOADS of these eggs (I guess that's what they are) on both my swamp milkweed and my butterfly plant (asclepius). I was hoping they were Monarch eggs so I have left them but my friend says no. Oh dear, what are they and should I wash them off?



Ramsey County Minnesota insect eggs horticulture insect identification 1 day ago

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