Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

New England

August, 2005
Regional Report

Web Finds

American Bamboo Society
Become better acquainted with bamboos in this article, Growing Bamboos in the Northeastern U.S., from the American Bamboo Society.


Hardy Bamboos
If you haven't been bitten by the bamboo bug yet, you will be after just browsing through Hardy Bamboos; Taming the Dragon, by Paul Whittaker (Timber Press, 2005; $39.95). It's authoritative yet friendly, and the author knows of what he speaks. Whittaker has been growing bamboos for many years and specializes in them at his plant nursery in the UK. Beautiful photos show off bamboo's many assets and, along with the detailed plant descriptions, can help you choose varieties to your liking. It's fascinating reading.


National Gardening Association

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

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