Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

June, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Growing Vegetables in Small Spaces

Vegetables love good soil and plenty of sunlight. Yet many would-be gardeners are apartment- or condo-dwellers, while others live in cramped lots or in older neighborhoods where towering trees steal the sun from their potential garden plots. Alas, all...
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Favorite or New Plant

Firebush Blazes Through Summer Heat Firebush ( Hamelia patens ) is a super tough perennial for the south. Few plants can match it for...

Web Finds

Vegetable Gardening in Containers Gardeners wanting more info on how to be successful at growing vegetable in containers will find...
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Regional Reminders

  • Tidy Up Those Roses
  • Managing Mites
  • Still Time to Plant Summer Color
  • Control Crape Myrtle Aphids Early
  • Mulch, mulch, mulch!

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