Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

New England

June, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Choosing Roses for the Garden

Did you know that the rose is our "national floral emblem?" Always a popular plant, the rose was made the official national flower by proclamation in 1986. That makes it almost unpatriotic NOT to grow at least one rose! There are, at last count, a...
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Web Finds

Roses of the North The University of Minnesota's Roses of the North Web site offers in-depth information on rose...


Growing Roses Organically Clear information on managing pests is a hallmark of Rodale Organic Gardening Books, and Growing...
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Regional Reminders

  • Give Roses Full Sun
  • Water New Plants
  • Deadhead Flowers
  • Spray with Compost Tea
  • Control Roseslugs

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