Portrait of Matthew Chappell

Matthew Chappell

Matthew Chappell is a UGA Cooperative Extension nursery production specialist and an assistant professor in the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
Area(s) of Expertise: Horticulture


07/29/21 - UGA research on milkweed breeding featured on the cover of HortScience 04/02/21 - UGA Horticulture Club helps grow scholarship funding 09/11/19 - UGA horticulturists to host ornamental open house at the Durham Horticulture Farm 09/25/17 - UGA horticulturalists to host Ornamental Horticulture Research Field Day on Oct. 6 05/03/17 - Personalized container gardens can serve as a stand-in for cut flowers on Mother's Day 11/19/16 - UGA Cooperative Extension experts available to speak on the drought 06/22/16 - Inaugural Academy of Crop Production draws dozens of nursery growers 05/16/16 - Inaugural Academy of Crop Production to be held in Athens, Georgia 12/24/15 - Christmas trees can be recycled into fish habitats, mulch and more 09/24/15 - UGA hosts 2015 Ornamental Horticulture Field Day on Oct. 2 in Watkinsville 07/23/15 - Georgia Green Industry Association helps beautify the Hoke Smith Building 04/17/14 - UGA students win big at national horticulture and landscape design competition 10/08/13 - UGA to host International Plant Propagators' Society Meeting Nov. 2-6 09/05/13 - Fall is the time to plant and transplant trees and shrubs 08/20/13 - UGA study shows soil-moisture sensor system slashes nursery water use by 70 percent 04/18/13 - Container gardens can make heartfelt Mother's Day gifts 12/13/12 - UGA researchers nominated for international sustainability award 12/12/12 - Last minute gifts for the gardener in your life 09/26/12 - Shrubs and trees show subtle symptoms when they are sick 05/25/12 - Land grant universities team up to create integrated pest management app 02/24/11 - Protect landscape plants, vegetable seedlings from frost 02/24/11 - Plants win gold medals for hardiness, beauty 02/24/11 - 2011 edition of the Spring Garden Packet 02/17/11 - UGA, Georgia nurserymen pinpoint plants' water needs 01/20/11 - Winter storm brings icy delays to Georgia farmers 12/09/10 - Center for Applied Nursery Research awards grants 07/29/10 - Don't eat a plant unless you can identify it 03/26/09 - Spring plant sale set for first two weekends in April 02/26/09 - Trees come in a variety of shapes and sizes 12/11/08 - Reuse that used Christmas tree 10/02/08 - Native plants need right location, too 05/29/08 - Welcome to gardening country 04/01/08 - UGA horticulture club to hold annual plant sale 03/04/08 - UGA, green industry help Georgians conserve water 03/04/08 - UGA, green industry tips for water conservation 02/21/08 - Plant selection key to gardening success during drought 02/21/08 - Good gardening can save you green 12/21/07 - Top 10 things to do with a used Christmas tree 11/29/07 - Fresh or precut, your Christmas tree should last the holidays 11/29/07 - Tree tips keep holidays from going up in smoke