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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Projects Subjects of Investigation at this Location
Each ARS research project has related subjects of investigation. Listed below are the subjects of investigation currently conducted at this location.

Clicking on a subject of investigation will list the research projects within that subject of investigation.

Subjects of Investigation
Bedding/garden plants
Cross-commodity research--multiple crops
Cut flowers, foliage, and greens
Herbaceous perennials and decorative greens
Miscellaneous and new crops, general/other
Ornamental trees and shrubs
Ornamentals and turf, general/other (includes cacti)
Pasture and forage crops, general/other
Potted plants
Turf (includes bentgrass, bermudagrass, bluegrass, dichondra, fescue)
Weeds
Research Projects within Ornamental trees and shrubs
item Advanced Methods for the Detection of Ralstonia Solanacearum Species and Differentiation of Select Agent Strain
item Characterization of Elm Germplasm of Horticultural Interest
item Detection and Identification of Soil-borne Plant Pathogens and Mitigation of Soil-borne Diseases
item Developing Blight-Resistant Boxwood Germplasm
item DEVELOPING NON-INVASIVE NURSERY CROPS
item Establishment of a Long-term Research Project to Evaluate New England’s Indigenous Serviceberries (Amelanchier spp.)
item Evaluation and Genetic Improvement of Woody Ornamental Landscape Plants for Disease and Pest Tolerance, Non-Invasiveness, and Ornamental Traits
item Evaluation of Cost Effective Management of Imported Fire Ants in Nursery Crops
item Evaluation of Cotoneaster spp.: Landscape Performance, Fire Blight Resistance, and Ploidy Levels
item Evaluation of Production Practices, Disease Resistance and Insect Control Measures for Nursery Crops
item Genetic Structure of Green Ash and the Establishment of Ex Situ Conservation
item Genetics, Genetic Improvement, and Improved Production Efficiency of Nursery Crops
item GENOMIC AND FUNCTIONAL GENOMIC ANALYSIS OF FUNGAL PLANT PATHOGENS
item Genomic, Transcriptomic, and Proteomic Analyses of Fungal Plant Pathogens
item HERBARIUM-BASED INVESTIGATION OF ORNAMENTAL PLANTS OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST
item IMPROVED PATHOGEN DETECTION AND MANAGEMENT OF BULB DISEASES
item Management and Evaluation of Woody Landscape Plant Germplasm Resources and Associated Information
item MECHANISMS FOR CREATING NON-INVASIVE NURSERY CROPS
item NEW AND EMERGING VIRAL AND BACTERIAL DISEASES OF ORNAMENTAL PLANTS: DETECTION, IDENTIFICATION, AND CHARACTERIZATION
item Proteomic Investigation of a Soilborne Fungal Pathogen, Rhizoctonia solani
item Support Development of the North American Plant Collection Consortium
item Taxonomy of Landscape Trees and Shrubs
Last Modified: 6/9/2011
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