Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Rocky Mountains

May, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Bearded Iris -- A True Survivor!

Irises play a spectacular role in our gardens. Bearded irises are some of the most rugged perennials and are true survivors. You can find them growing at abandoned homesteads, unscathed by drought and wind. The old timers often call these irises...
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Organic Gardening Basics: Lawns Is your wish to grow a lawn without spending hours weekly taking care of it or applying chemical...

Local Buzz

Sapsucker Damage Showing Up on Austrian Pines Many homeowners are reporting "shot holes" on the trunks of Austrian and Scots pines. In the High...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prune Pines
  • Add More Mulch to Smother Weeds
  • Use Garden Sulfur to Manage Pests
  • Use Caution with Weed Killers
  • Check Evergreens for Scale Pests

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