Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

October, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


The Glorious Colors of Woodland Plants

I walk my local bike trail (a recycled railroad bed) every morning, and although most of the plants along the trail are fairly common, they are absolutely beautiful with their fall attire. The bright colors of the sugar maples and Virginia creeper vines...
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Favorite or New Plant

Boltonia asteroides ?Snowbank? This time of year we all need some soft white colors to mute the intensity of fall colors....

Shows & Events

Missouri Botanical Garden On November 15 you can take a tour of EarthWays Home, which houses the Gateway Center for...
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Regional Reminders

  • Store Root Crops
  • Clean Up Vegetable Garden
  • Plant Cover Crops
  • Control Cutworms
  • Save Your Leaves

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