Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Upper South

September, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Luscious Asian Pears

If you have tried growing fruit trees with only mixed success, try pears. They produce beautiful blossoms in spring and fruit every year. Although most pears are easy to grow, my favorite are the Asian pears. Also known as the Oriental pear, water pear,...
Read more »



The Great Book of Pears The Great Book of Pears by Barbara Flores (Ten Speed Press, 2000, $17) is a resource for cooks...

Shows & Events

Garlic Symposium and Festival Hear garlic experts and enthusiasts from around the world discuss the chemistry, biology,...
Read more »

Regional Reminders

  • Hide Fences with Autumn Clematis
  • Dig Summer Bulbs
  • Plant Early Spring Bulbs
  • Plant Evergreens
  • Preserve Tomatoes

Read more »

Syndicate this Report


Today's site banner is by sunnyvalley and is called "Iris Eternal Bliss"