Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

January, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Starting Seeds Outdoors in the Cold

You can help seeds germinate outdoors -- and small seedlings grow -- by covering the seed or seedling beds or trays with clear plastic sheeting or spun-bonded polyester (like Reemay) after watering them in. Although the plastic doesn't alleviate very...
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Shows & Events

Camellia Show Over a thousand camellias will be on display at the Huntington Botanical Gardens' 31st Annual...

Local Buzz

Dormant Spray Timing It's time for the second of three sprayings of dormant oil for fruit trees, especially if this...
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Regional Reminders

  • Sweet Pea Delights
  • Transplant Gently
  • Prune Fruit Trees
  • Feed Azaleas and Camellias
  • Feed the Soil

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