Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

April, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Peppers Remain a "Hot" Gardening Trend

Peter Piper was definitely ahead of his time. Peppers are still the trendy veggies that you must have for your garden to be?well, to be "cool." And they?re not just for the vegetable patch anymore -- numerous new ornamental types are available for...
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Web Finds

Pepper Primers for Southern Gardeners For a good primer on growing peppers in your southern garden, check out these web sites: Home...

Favorite or New Plant

Purple Coneflower Purple coneflower ( Echinacea spp.) is a great choice for multi-purpose beauty in the flower...
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Regional Reminders

  • Evergreens Dropping Old Leaves
  • Save Extra Seeds
  • Prune Spring Bloomers
  • Time to Plant Turfgrass
  • Crawlin? With Caterpillars

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