Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

December, 2000
Regional Report

Books

The New Seed Starters Handbook
Experienced and novice gardeners alike will find a wealth of useful information in The New Seed Starter's Handbook, by Nancy Bubel (Rodale Press, 1988; $16).



The book is loaded with information on seed germination, growing media, using hotbeds and cold frames, direct seeding and growing transplants, as well as saving and storing seeds. It also provides instructions for growing individual species, including vegetables, flowers, herbs, and woody ornamentals.

Web Finds

Frost Protection
The folks in the University of Arizona Maricopa County Cooperative Extension office have produced an excellent fact sheet on frost protection that is a wealth of information for gardeners across the country. Check it out at http://ag.arizona.edu/pubs/garden/az1002.pdf.





— ADVERTISEMENTS —

National Gardening Association

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

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