Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

June, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Garden Statuary

This spring has been the pits, weather-wise, at least here in the bay area. Wind and fog followed by more wind and fog. With the exception of a few nice, hot, summer-like days at the beginning of June, so far it has been a typical San Francisco summer....
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Tomatoes with Olive Oil, Romano Cheese and Fresh Basil My favorite way to eat fresh tomatoes is to slice them onto a plate, sprinkle shaved Romano or...

Favorite or New Plant

Tuberous Begonia My granny had a begonia nursery in Napa. I love the lush tropical elegance of tuberous begonias,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Pinch Fuchsias
  • Fertilize Tuberous Begonias
  • Tomato Hornworm Patrol
  • Test Sprinklers
  • Budworm Patrol

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