Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

September, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Great Gardens Begin With Great Soil

It may sound like a play on words, but it's true that all good gardens begin in the soil. Most of us start off with something less than Eden when it comes to a garden spot. Too sandy, too clayey, too thin, you name it; we've got it here in central...
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Web Finds

Soil & Mulch Calculator Need to determine how much soil is needed to topdress an area of lawn or to build a raised...

Favorite or New Plant

Coral Vine or Queen's Wreath A drought-tolerant native of Mexico, coral vine or queen's wreath ( Antigonon leptopus ) is a...
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Regional Reminders

  • Mari-mums Anyone?
  • Give Herbs and Perennial a Late Summer Haircut
  • Don?t Push Tender Ornamentals Into Late Season Growth
  • Lawn Clippings Fight Weeds
  • Evaluate Your Southern Landscape in Late Summer

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