Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

September, 2011
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Lemons for Limes

National News

If your garden produced a bounty of vegetables this summer, you may have had more than you and your family could eat at certain times. What to do with all that extra produce? Many of us share with...

Hot Enough for You?

Lots of gardeners across the country would probably answer with a resounding "Yes!" given the extreme heat in many areas this past summer. And the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Back to Eden

Back to Eden is a new feature documentary that follows one man's revolutionary approach to organic gardening. "It's all about the covering!" is how Paul Gautschi enthusiastically describes his...

Fall Frost Dates

Gardeners are becoming more and more interested in keeping their gardens as productive as possible into the fall and winter months. Whether growing in the open garden or using season extenders...

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In the Garden


All Acorns Not Created Equal

Where the weather is concerned, it seems the only thing we can count on these days is the knowledge that we can't count on anything. Though it's typically hot and dry in my area in late-summer, the weather has been brutal since mid-July when...
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Shows & Events

True Nature Country Fair The Fifth Annual True Country Fair, sponsored by the Organic Growers School, will be held October...

Favorite or New Plant

'Fireworks' Gompherina On my recent trip to the Delaware Valley, I was gobsmacked by the beauty and exuberance of...
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Regional Reminders

  • Make Gourd Birdhouses
  • Grow Salad in Part Shade
  • Save Good Seeds
  • Plant a Windbreak
  • Remove Strange Sprouts

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