Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

May, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Better Baskets

Hanging baskets work wonders near entryways, where they raise color to eye level, move about in the breeze, and bring cheer to the mail carrier's day. At retail stores I've noticed that pre-planted baskets have replaced flats of bedding plants, which...
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Local Buzz

The Beauty of Bracts It's no secret that summers get hot in our region, and flowers know it. Those that have petals...

Web Finds

Moldy Mulches Are alien life forms popping up in your mulch? The recent rains have been a boon to fungi and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Spoil Geraniums
  • Plant Sweetpotatoes
  • Sow Summer Legumes
  • Freeze Herbs
  • Feed Summer-Blooming Shrubs

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