Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

New England

May, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Weed Early, Weed Often

Once spring gets going here in northern New England, it gets going fast. Just a few short weeks ago, everything was brown and dreary; now the landscape glows with the colors of azaleas, tulips, and lush new foliage. A few weeks ago, I was pining to get...
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Shows & Events

Arnold Arboretum Workshop Series The Arnold Arboretum, in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts (not far from Boston) hosts a number of...

Favorite or New Plant

Alpine Strawberries You won't harvest baskets of fruit from your alpine strawberries, but the fruit you get, though...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Bush AND Pole Beans
  • Plant Frost-Sensitive Annuals, But Watch for Late Frosts
  • Let Bulb Foliage Ripen
  • Leave Clippings
  • Harvest Frequently

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