Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

August, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Large Flowering Trees

There has been a battle locally about our tree canopy in Fort Lauderdale. We do not have much canopy, and canopy/shade tree is the current buzz word. Many folks want the standard live oak planted along our main entrance road to town, but others want...
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Shows & Events

Radio Shows The WIOD Garden Show continues on 610 AM from 6 to 9 a.m. on Sundays. This show, hosted by Ray...

Favorite or New Plant

Bulnesia arborea This beautiful tree radiates health. I think it has the nicest foliage I can think of on a big...
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Regional Reminders

  • Finish Pruning
  • Consider Root Systems Before Planting
  • Look for Lawn Pests
  • Plant for Shade
  • Plant Palms

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