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peer-reviewed research article

Field trials identify more native plants suited to urban landscaping

authors

S. Karrie Reid, UC Davis
Lorence R. Oki, UC Davis

publication information

California Agriculture 62(3):97-104. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v062n03p97. July-September 2008.

author affiliations

S.K. Reid is UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE) Junior Specialist, Department of Plant Sciences and Department of Landscape Architecture, UC Davis; L.R. Oki is UCCE Specialist, Department of Plant Sciences and Department of Landscape Architecture, UC Davis;

author notes

The Elvinia J. Slosson Horticultural Endowment, California Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers, and UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences provided support for this research. We thank Native Sons Nursery and Mountain States Wholesale Nursery for their generous material support. We thank Corey Barnes, Mike Harris, Eric Lee, Julie Lohr and Robert Mazalewski for technical and field assistance. We applaud the volunteer efforts of the Master Gardeners in our participating county gardens.