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Department of Plant Sciences

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 242
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2333
Moscow, ID 83844-2333

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Stephen Love

Stephen Love

Professor

Office

Aberdeen Research and Extension Center

Phone

208-397-4181

Mailing Address

Aberdeen Research and Extension Center
1693 S 2700 W
Aberdeen, ID 83210

Ph.D., Clemson University
B.S., Brigham Young University

  • Conduct research on domestication of native plants for landscape use
  • Conduct variety evaluations for vegetables and small fruits
  • Provide basic and advanced Master Gardener training on subjects related to woody plants, vegetable production and native plants.

  • Love, SL, R Tripepi and T Salaiz. 2014. Influence of harvest timing and storage interval on rabbitbrush seed germination, emergence, and viability. Native Plants Journal 15:98-108.
  • Love, SL, R Tripepi and T Salaiz. 2014. Influence of stratification, light, and planting depth on rabbitbrush seed germination and emergence. Native Plants Journal 15:109-118.
  • Stark, JC, SL Love, BA King, JM Marshall, WH Bohl, and T Salaiz. 2013. Potato cultivar response to seasonal drought patterns. American J. Potato Res. 90:207-216.
  • Brown, C.R., K.G. Haynes, M. Moore, M.J. Pavek, D.C. Hane, S.L. Love, R.G. Novy, and J.C. Miller Jr. 2012. Stability and broad-sense heritability of mineral content in potato: Calcium and Magnesium. Amer J Potato Res 89:255-261.
  • Love, S.L.. 2011. Designing, installing, and maintaining native plant landscapes and xeriscapes. In: INLA Certification Committee (Eds.), Certified Nursery Professional Manual. Idaho Nursery and Landscape Association, Idaho Falls, ID.
  • Love, S.L. and T. Salaiz. 2011. Commercialization of native plant species; Evaluation of Idaho fescue (Festuca idahoensis) germplasm for use as native turf.Report of the Native Plants Cooperative 3:10-17.
  • Parkinson S. and S. Love. 2011. Individual Vegetable Crop Recommendations. In: Idaho Master Gardener Handbook. University of Idaho Extension, Moscow, ID.
  • Love, S.L. 2011. Penstemon spotlight – Penstemon montanus. Bulletin of the American Penstemon Society 70:2-6.
  • Brown, C.R., K.G. Haynes, M. Moore, M.J. Pavek, D.C. Hane, S.L. Love, R.G. Novy, and J.C. Miller Jr. 2010. Stability and broad-sense heritability of mineral content in potato: Zinc. Amer J Potato Res 88:238-244.
  • Love, S.L. 2010. Hardy roses for harsh climates. UI Bulletin No 871.
  • Salaiz, T., S.L. Love, M. Bauer, and T. McCammon. 2010. Lawn care in short-season, high-altitude zones. UI Bulletin No 875.
  • Love, S.L. and T. Salaiz. 2010. Studies on Indian paintbrush establishment. Report of the Native Plants Cooperative 2:15-19.
  • Stevens, M.R., B. Geary, R.B. Dockter, K.G. Dockter, S.R. Broderick, S.L. Daley, and S.L. Love. 2010. Identifying germplasm for breeding native Intermountain drought tolerant flowers. Report of the Native Plants Cooperative 2:44-48.

  • Outstanding Paper Award, Potato Association of America, 1998
  • President’s Certificate of Appreciation, Potato Association of America, 1997
  • Certificate of Appointment, Plant Variety Protection Board, 1995
  • State Team Award, Epsilon Sigma Phi, 1991

Contact

Department of Plant Sciences

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Rm 242
606 S Rayburn St

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2333
Moscow, ID 83844-2333

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