Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

January, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


There's Nothing Like a Chile Pepper to Chase Away Winter Blues

In this time of freezing, dreary days, nothing boosts my spirits like something made with chile peppers. The heat they produce actually raises my temperature a bit, evidenced by my running nose and flushed cheeks. But also, just smelling and tasting as...
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Web Finds

The Chile Pepper Institute Check out the Web site for the Chile Pepper Institute for loads of information on every aspect...


My Favorite Mexican Chicken Dish Ingredients 4 skinless boneless chicken breast halves, cut into bite-sized pieces 5 tablespoons...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plan Seed-Starting Dates
  • Adorn Your Windowsills
  • Don't Let Your Tubers Rot
  • Start Pruning
  • Grow Your Own Perennials

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