Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Upper South

June, 2012
Regional Report

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Electric Garden Color

National News

If you'd like to add an electric jolt of color to your shade garden this season, consider the new Infinity® New Guinea impatiens from Proven Winners. 'Electric Cherry' (pictured) sports large,...

Herbal Inspiration

If you're looking for gorgeous photos and lovely watercolor drawings, along with lots of helpful information to inspire your efforts at herb gardening, look no further than the reissued edition of...

Fruits and Veggies May Help Smokers Quit

Are you a smoker who is trying to kick the habit? Upping your consumption of fruits and vegetables may make it easier to quit and remain tobacco-free, according to a new study published in the...

From the Garden to the Grill

The season of barbecues and cookouts is here, and many of us will be enjoying burgers and steaks, chicken and fish hot off the grill. But don't forget to add vegetables and fruits to your grilling...

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In the Garden


Daylilies in the Garden

While attending a recent Gardener's Fair, I bought a pamphlet on landscaping with daylilies published by the American Hemerocallis Society in 1990. This collection of articles taken from the Society's past publications provided some insight into various...
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Web Finds

National Center for Home Food Preservation Maybe you've been canning and freezing garden produce for years and just have an occasional...

Favorite or New Plant

Red Valerian Some plants we love are drop-dead showstoppers, while others are more subtle but still work their...
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Regional Reminders

  • Dive Into Blueberries
  • Give Roses a Boost
  • Battle Biting Insects Safely
  • Keep Tending Tomatoes
  • Cut and Dry Herbs

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