Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

March, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Four-Season Ornamental Grasses

I have added several ornamental grasses to my landscape over the last two years and have come to absolutely love their visual impact in summer as well as winter. Americans are using more and more ornamental grasses, sedges, rushes, and bamboos in our...
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Web Finds

Illinois Best Plants Check out the Chicago Botanic Garden's "best plants" listings for good information on hardy...

Shows & Events

Missouri Botanical Garden Plant Sale Come to the Missouri Botanical Garden on May 4 to 6 for the annual plant sale. Select all the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Sow Hardy Flowers
  • Cut Back Ornamental Grasses
  • Transplant Shrubs and Trees
  • Spray Dormant Oil
  • Fertilize Asparagus

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