Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Upper South

December, 2010
Regional Report

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A Starring Role for Arkansas Bluestar

National News

If you're looking for an easy care addition to the flower garden with lots of interest as the seasons change, look no further than the Perennial Plant Association's 2011 Perennial Plant of the...

Midwinter Fire

Snow now blankets many parts of the country and winter's cold has spread a palette of browns and grays over much of the landscape. But with some thoughtful plantings, you can still have spots of...

Garden Jewels

While visiting hummingbirds may only be the stuff of summer memories at this time of year, it's not too soon to begin thinking of ways to attract these tiny beauties to our gardens when warm...

Grow Biointensively

Ecology Action is a non-profit organization whose mission is teach people around the world to better feed themselves by growing their own food while building the soil and conserving resources at...

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In the Garden


Have A Colorful Winter

Christmas lights are coming down and now we're faced with unremitting grayness. Okay, there'll be some sunny days, which, of course, are at least now getting longer, but whether you suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder or not, January and February...
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Web Finds

Grow Biointensive Mini-Handbook The intensive gardening techniques championed by John Jeavons at Ecology Action in California...

Clever Gardening Technique

Melting Ice Safely Walking safely on steps and walks during the snow and ice of winter, yet not harming pets or...
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Regional Reminders

  • Re-Purpose Christmas Trees
  • Inventory and Test Stored Seed
  • Extend Care for Amaryllis after Blooming
  • Join a Plant Society or Botanical Garden
  • Buy an African Violet

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