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  1. Kiwifruit and Hardy Kiwi (Kiwiberries)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1426

    there are quite a few named varieties available, and it is still difficult to say which cultivars are ... which has replaced the Old English name “Chinese gooseberry,” is native to the mountains and hills of ... southwestern China, where it grows wild in trees and on bushes. The kiwifruit was introduced to Europe, the ...

  2. Periodical and "Dog-Day" Cicadas

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-58

    silent. Approximately 10 days after molting, female cicadas will mate and begin laying eggs in tree ... branches ¼- to ½-inch in diameter. She uses her long, sharp ovipositor to make slits in small tree ... off the tree branch onto the ground below. They typically burrow 6–18 inches into the soil and begin ...

  3. Galls of Maple Trees in Ohio

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-60

    often become quite alarmed when they discover that their maple tree leaves are infested with leaf ... bladder, spindle, erineum or gouty vein galls. They fear that the tree is going to die unless something is ... done quickly. This is not the case. Maple leaf galls seldom, if ever, cause permanent injury to a tree ...

  4. Ohio’s Natural Enemies: Harvestmen (also known as daddy longlegs)

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ent-68

    name of this group comes from the Latin word  opilo, which roughly translates to shepherd. At one time ... body atop its long legs inspired the comparison. Harvestmen are referred to by many common names ... dominated by long-legged species, daddy longlegs. Harvestmen are related to spiders—both are in the class ...

  5. Utilizing Secondary Data for Business Retention and Expansion Planning and Reporting

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/cdfs-1580

    Extension, Noble County Joe Lucente, Associate Professor and Ohio Sea Grant College Program, Lucas County ... information:  the county’s strategic economic development plan local planning commission resources information ... (omlohio.org) the County Commissioners Association of Ohio (ccao.org) Community Health Improvement Plans are ...

  6. Cherry Leaf Spot

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-fru-40

    stems (pedicels). Diseased leaves drop prematurely, and severely affected trees may be defoliated by ... taste; (2) devitalized trees that are more susceptible to winter injury; (3) death of fruit spurs; (4) ... death of the tree. Figure 1. Cherry leaf spot symptoms on upper surface of cherry leaf. Figure 2. Figure ...

  7. Growing Peaches and Nectarines in the Home Landscape

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1406

    fruits and second only to apples in popularity as a deciduous tree fruit because of their fine flavor and ... many uses as a fruit.     Figure 1. Tree-ripe peaches can be juicy and tasty rewards to hardworking ... compares to the taste of tree-ripe peaches or nectarines. Homeowners with available land may consider ...

  8. Growing Apples in the Home Orchard

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/hyg-1401

    growing fruit than planting the trees and harvesting the crop. Growing high-quality apples requires ... pruning, fertilization and pest management. Without sufficient and proper care for apple trees, fruit ... important factors.     Figure 1. Fruits of Enterprise. Photo courtesy of Dave Koester, Campbell County ...

  9. 20 Questions on Plant Diagnosis

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/plpath-gen-3

    Extension, Hamilton County Erik Draper, Ohio State University Extension, Geauga County Jim Chatfield, Sarah ... attached in an alternate pattern. How the common names are written also show that these trees are ... with only the veins remaining is relatively easy if Japanese beetles are swarming the tree. Of course, ...

  10. Yellowjackets

    https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/HYG-2075-11

    persistent, unwelcome guests at picnics and other outdoor events, as they fly about scavenging for food, ... an allergic reaction occurs. Common Name Scientific Name German Yellowjacket Paravespula germanica ... logs, under loose bark of dead trees, soil cavities, and other protected places. These queens emerge ...

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