Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

New England

August, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


The Heat Wave Continues

I used to chuckle to myself when I read about gardeners in the South whose tomato plants stop producing during the heat of midsummer. Compared to Texas or Georgia, spring arrives late in Vermont ? and I don't even dream about the first ripe tomato until...
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Web Finds

To Your Health It seems like a new study comes out almost every week, touting the health benefits of this food...

Favorite or New Plant

Calendula You may have seen calendula listed as an ingredient in lotions or baby products, but you may have...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant a Cover Crop
  • Control Powdery Mildew
  • Keep Pruning Annuals
  • Practice Good Garden Sanitation
  • Think About Fall Bulbs

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