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Dr. Helen T. Kraus
Department of Horticultural Science
132 Kilgore Hall, Campus Box 7609
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7609
Office Phone: 919.515.1208
Dr. Kraus specializes in ornamentals research and teaches Nursery Management and Production (HS 411 and HS 051), Plant Nutrition (HS 451) and Principles of Horticulture (HS 201).
Research interests include production and management of nursery crops, especially improving irrigation and fertilizer efficiency in container-grown ornamental plant production, water stress, utilization of composts in container-grown ornamental plant production, and nutrition of woody and herbaceous perennial ornamental plants.
- Teaching philosophy
- HS 051 - Nursery Production
- HS 411 - Nursery Management
- HS 201 - Principles of Horticulture
- HS 451 - Plant Nutrition