Challenges of the Summer Garden, Part I

MGNV - Sustainable Landscaping LogoWhat happened to your beautiful spring garden? Summer got you and your garden down? Plants drooping, insect attack, aggressive weeds and is that a fungus? Join Extension Master Gardener Beth Buffington for tips on what you can do right now and what you can plan to do to make sure your summer garden thrives in the future.

This free online class was offered by Extension Master Gardeners.

Zoom session, recorded July 16, 2021

Video of Presentation

Additional Resources


  • When researching for science-based information add “site:edu OR site:gov”
  • For help with Insect or weed management issues consult the:

PEST MANAGEMENT GUIDE, Published by Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Extension Service:




Poison Ivy

Fall Webworm


Japanese Beetles


Powdery Mildew

Scale Insects

Other Plant Fungus/Disease