Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

April, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Useful Common Trees

I'm fond of certain common trees and shrubs such as willow, silver maple, mulberry, and barberry. Some of my horticulturist friends dismiss my affection as a lack of sophistication, but I don't care. There are sites, difficult in personality or manner,...
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Oven Ratatouille If your family members are nightshade fans, like we are, you'll love this ratatouille recipe,...

Favorite or New Plant

Jelena Witchhazel Jelena witchhazel ( Hamamelis intermedia 'Jelena') is a true harbinger of spring with its...
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Regional Reminders

  • Clean Up Debris
  • Harden Off Plants
  • Plant Strawberries
  • Plant Cool-Season Veggies
  • Support Grapes and Brambles

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