Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

August, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Don't Procrastinate -- It's Fall Gardening Time!

Summer in the South can really be a trying time for gardeners. High temperatures and frequent dry spells push our plants to the limit. They take their toll on us too! My gardening activities have been pretty much limited to early morning and early...
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Web Finds

Landscaping Assistance on the Web Planning some landscape renovation or additions this fall? Check out the following 3 web sites...

Favorite or New Plant

Marigold Marigolds ( Tagetes erecta ) tolerate heat well, but in early to mid summer are plagued by spider...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prevent Late Season Outbreaks of Scale Insects
  • Keep Bedding Plants in Bloom
  • Don?t Bag Those Grass Clippings
  • Webworm Watch
  • Pecans and Persimmons Ripening Fall Crop Now

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