Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

October, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Mail Away Bouquets!

If your garden is bursting with late summer blossoms right now and you would like to share them with friends and relatives across the county, you can send them by an overnight delivery service such as FedEx for less than a florist would charge to...
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Flowers, Flowers, Flowers! Flowers, Flowers, Flowers! by Paula Pryke can be considered a coffee table book because the...

Favorite or New Plant

Mexican Bush Sage Mexican Bush Sage ( Salvia leucantha ) is in full glory right now. Velvety purple blooms are held...
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Regional Reminders

  • Remove Blooms from Summer Vegetables
  • Sow Cover Crops
  • Purchase Spring-Blooming Bulbs
  • Fertilize Lawns
  • Apply Beneficial Nematodes

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