Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Upper South

June, 2011
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Stop the Emerald Ash Borer by Educating Kids

National News

The emerald ash borer (EAB) is an introduced pest that is devastating our native ash trees. First discovered in Michigan less than a decade ago, it has killed tens of millions of trees so far in...

Black Spot Resistant Roses

The Earth-Kind® program was started at Texas A&M University to support environmental landscape stewardship. Part of this program includes research and trials to identify regionally adapted...

Avoid the Top Ten Landscape Mistakes

Good landscaping can add beauty and value to your home grounds and make them easier to care for. Poorly done landscaping not only can cost you a lot of wasted dollars and effort, it can create an...

Archangel Ancient Tree Archive

Ancient specimens of trees are the largest and oldest living things on earth. To help keep these survivors from being irretrievably lost, Archangel Ancient Tree Archive was founded to save the...

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In the Garden


Heat-Proof Greens

What with all the tomatoes, sweet corn, green beans, peppers, okra, cucumbers, and summer squash that summer brings us, it%%%s easy not to care whether we have any greens to eat. Yet, fresh green salads are always a great addition to meals, even in...
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Web Finds

Freeze/Frost Data As you plan both spring and fall garden plantings, it%%%s important to know the average dates for...


New Ideas for Preserving Putting food by has seen a tremendous resurgence in the last few years. Whether you%%%re new to...
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Regional Reminders

  • Try Variations on Pesto
  • Make Plants Look Better
  • Plant Colchicums
  • Order Garlic and Shallots
  • Dive Into Summer's Bounty

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