Horticultural Science

Dr. Ted Bilderback

Professor Of Horticultural Science

Research and extension programs focus on environmentally conscious cultural practices for growing nursery crops with emphasis on container substrates, plant and substrate nutrient levels and water management. Interim director of J.C. Raulston Arboretum.

Areas of Expertise
Horticultural Science
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Nancy Creamer

Professor Of Horticultural Science, Director Of The Center For Environmental Farming Systems

Sustainable agriculture; organic farming; community-based food systems.

Areas of Expertise
Crop Science
Horticultural Science
Organic Farming
Colleges
CALS

Merle Powell

Professor And Extension Landscape Architect

Selection, installation and care of ornamental plants and turf.

Areas of Expertise
Horticultural Science
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Thomas Ranney

Professor Of Horticultural Science

Production, culture and physiology of nursey crops.

Areas of Expertise
Horticultural Science
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Dennis Werner

Professor Of Horticultural Science

Ornamental plants breeding.

Areas of Expertise
Horticultural Science
Colleges
CALS

Dr. Brian Whipker

Professor And Floriculture Extension Specialist

Commercial greenhouse flower production. N.C. floriculture industry. Primary crop focus includes pansies, bedding plants, poinsettias and general potted plants.

Areas of Expertise
Horticultural Science
Colleges
CALS