Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

March, 2005
Regional Report

Clever Gardening Technique

Use Old-Fashioned Soaker Hoses
Old-fashioned soaker hoses work quite well for watering the vegetable or flower garden. Turn them upside-down and pin them into place with u-shaped hooks fashioned from coat hangers (or buy hooks). Then cover the hoses with a thick layer of straw mulch.

Web Finds

Seed Savers Exchange
The Seed Savers Exchange is a superb Web site for information and sources of heirloom seeds. The site also has plenty of useful information about saving seeds, and will introduce you to their facility, Heritage Farm, in Decorah, Iowa.

— ADVERTISEMENTS —

National Gardening Association

© 2016 Dash Works, LLC
Times are presented in US Central Standard Time
Today's site banner is by Fleur569 and is called "Helleborus"

About - Contact - Terms of Service - Privacy - Memberlist - Acorns - Links - Ask a Question - Newsletter

Follow us on TwitterWe are on Facebook.We Pin at Pinterest.Subscribe to our Youtube ChannelView our instagram