Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Upper South

September, 2009
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

First Zero Turn Electric Riding Mower

National News

With the interest in reducing pollution and lowering our carbon foot prints, electric mowers have been gaining in popularity. Electric mowers emit less pollution, are quieter, and, with new...

New Web Site for Gardeners with Physical Limitations

Gardeners with physical limitations often have to struggle to construct gardens they can easily tend. While there are many Web sites with information to help these gardeners, this new site brings...

World?s Favorite Rose Award

Roses are not just the most popular flower in the U.S., they are the most popular flower in the world. The World Federation of Rose Societies is a group of rose societies from 41 different...

Beet Juice Increases Stamina

Interested is having longer, less tiring workouts, being able to hike further, and generally have more stamina? Drink beet juice. Researchers at the University of Exeter in England studied 8 men...

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In the Garden


Fall Fun

Even before the leaves start to change colors, there's a change in the air, the quality of light, the sounds. And, of course, there's that signature crystalline blue sky. No doubt, fall is fast approaching. So why not get started enjoying the fun...
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Shows & Events

Ohio Gourd Show If you're fascinated by gourds and the many craft possibilities with them, there's no better...

Favorite or New Plant

Full Moon Coreopsis Coreopsis are popular perennials because of their cheerful yellow, daisy-like flowers that bloom...
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Regional Reminders

  • Shop and Plant
  • Harvest Potatoes
  • Keep Trimming
  • Plant and Divide Peonies
  • Plant the Earliest-Blooming Spring Bulbs

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