This is the 28th 2014 edition of the Buckeye Yard and Garden Line (BYGL). BYGL is developed from a Tuesday morning conference call of Extension Educators, Specialists, and other contributors in Ohio.

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In This Issue:

1.  PLANTS OF THE WEEK:  Perennial (Chrysanthemum); Woody (Sassafrass); Vegetable (Sweet Potato); and Weed (Common Chickweed).
2.  HORT SHORTS:  Autumntime and the Eating is…Delicious and Book Review:  "Delira and Excira: Visions of the Flowers of Spring".
3.  BUGBYTES:  Cicada Parasite Beetles Mating.
4.  DISEASE DIGEST:  Fungi Amongi.
5.  TURF TIPS:  Fall Crane Flies on the Wing and More on Grubs.
6. INDUSTRY INSIGHTS:  Two Programs for the Price of One! And Special to BYGL:  Inside the Fence.
7.  WEATHERWATCH.
8.  COMING ATTRACTIONS:  The 87th Ohio State University Green Industry Short Course (Formerly the Nursery Short Course) December 9 - 11; and Tri-State Green Industry Conference.
9.  BYGLOSOPHY.

Authors for 2014:  Pam Bennett, Joe Boggs, Jim Chatfield, Julie Crook, Erik Draper, Denise Ellsworth, Gary Gao, Denise Johnson, Jacqueline Kowalski, Ashley Kulhanek, Cindy Meyer, Tim Malinich, Amy Stone, Nancy Taylor, Marne Titchenell, Danae Wolfe, and Curtis Young.
Buckeye Yard and Garden onLine provides timely information about Ohio growing conditions, pest, disease, and cultural problems. Updated weekly between April and October, this information is useful for those who are managing a commercial nursery, garden center, or landscape business or someone who just wants to keep their yard looking good all summer.