Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

May, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Watering 101

When I see novice gardeners watering I just have to cringe. All they seem to do is splash a bit of water on the surface and get the plants wet. I have recently helped my friend Jean put in a new landscape. Jean is new to gardening and is doing quite...
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Favorite or New Plant

Epiphyllum My favorite succulent plant is the orchid cactus (Epiphyllum). Like a Christmas cactus only...

Shows & Events

San Francisco Cactus and Succulent Society Show and Sale On Saturday and Sunday, June 28-29, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., the San Francisco Succulent and Cactus...
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Regional Reminders

  • Groom rhododendrons
  • Check Irrigation Systems
  • Plant, plant, plant!
  • Repair Lawns
  • Thin Fruit Trees

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