Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern Coasts

July, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


A Place for Every Plant

My horticulture professor told me that a weed is a plant out of place. That is, if I, the grower, don't want it there, it's compost, no matter what plant it is. Right Plant, Wrong Place Like the lonely petunia in the onion patch kids sing about,...
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Local Buzz

Habitat Conservation Every locale in our region has a program devoted to conserving and restoring wildlife habitat,...

Favorite or New Plant

Tubin' in the Summer Garden' The lady called it her Amelia Bedelia plant, but when she said the butterflies and hummingbirds...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prune Tomatoes for Round Two
  • Control Azalea Pests
  • Drying Hydrangeas
  • Patch Lawns
  • Checking for Ripe Pears

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