Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

July, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Problems with Tomato Fruit

You may recognize some of these problems on your tomato fruit -- and find out they really aren't problems, or how to prevent their recurrence next time around! Symptom: Light-colored cloudy spots with pithy or corky areas just below the skin....
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Local Buzz

Planting Corn -- Too Late, or Perfect Time? Corn planted this late in the season may develop problems with smut (those kernels that mutate...

Favorite or New Plant

Sunflower Favorites Sunflowers are everyone's favorites -- kids especially. However, adults are reconnecting with...
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Regional Reminders

  • When to Stop Watering Melons
  • Harvest Regularly
  • Herbs Now and Later
  • Replant Iris
  • Pinch Back

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