Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

April, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Six Sensational Flowers for Sultry Southern Summers

We are enjoying a wonderful spring when temperatures are cool, rain is usually sufficient and everything is growing well. Yet veteran southern gardeners know there is another season on the way. One that will melt and fry plants not well adapted to what...
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Favorite or New Plant

Colorful Coleus Want more color than most blooming plants can deliver? Include coleus for annual foliage color in...

Web Finds

A Trio of Annual Color Web Sites These three Web sites from Georgia and South Carolina Extension are a wealth of information on...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Container Gardens
  • Feed Blooming Plants Regularly
  • Build Soil Before Planting
  • Water Wisely
  • Light Colors Brighten Shady Areas

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