Skip to main content

Logo for N.C. Cooperative Extension N.C. Cooperative Extension Homepage

Gene Fox

Gene Fox

Area Agent, Agriculture - Consumer Horticulture Beaufort County Centergene_fox@ncsu.edu
Street Address: 155-A Airport Rd
Washington, NC 27889
Mailing Address: 155-A Airport Rd
Washington, NC 27889

Job Description I work in all areas of home horticulture from vegetables and fruit to ornamentals, houseplants, and lawns. I also work with commercial landscapers in the area to provide their continuing education credits.

Gene also serves these 4 counties: Hyde, Martin, Tyrrell, Washington Counties

Website beaufort.ces.ncsu.edu

Recent Posts by Gene Fox

Camellia sasanqua showing Camellia Leaf Gall (Exobasidium camellia). Remove the infected leaves and put them in the trash. PIcture taken by Gene Fox

What Is Wrong With My Camellia?

There have been lots of calls this week, ranging from recommendations for landscapers to what is wrong with my …

Willow Oak (Quercus phellos) Taken by Gene Fox

What Is This Stuff?

I receive several calls a season about green moss or fungus growing on trees. What is this stuff? Moss …

The picture was taken by Certified Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, Rena Edwards, the azaleas are in front of her home.

What Happened to My Azaleas?

The picture was taken by Certified Extension Master Gardener Volunteer, Rena Edwards, the azaleas are in front of her …

What Happened to My Dogwood Tree?

Their graceful lying branches with creamy white flowers mark the beginning of Spring so beautifully. As I see them …

Column Stinkhorn (Clathrus columnatus)

Stinkhorn Mushrooms

The caller explained that they had these alien-looking, pink things that resembled the pi sign. I said, “The what …

More News from Gene Foxexpand_more