Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

June, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden



I fertilized a bit early this year in mid-May, and the roses have sprung forth with amazing vigor. Most all are blooming well and look healthy. Benefits of Thunderstorms Our rainy season started a bit early and we have had some heavy duty...
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Climbing Roses of the World Climbing Roses of the World , by Charles Quest-Ritson (Timber Press, 2003; $34.95) is a great...

Favorite or New Plant

Golden Shrimp Plant Golden shrimp plant( Pachystachys lutea ) is a small, shrubby plant that is great for gardens in...
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Regional Reminders

  • Fertilize
  • Watch for Weevils
  • Staking Roses
  • Take Cuttings
  • Siting a Rose Garden

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