Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Lower South

May, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Flowering Containers for Instant Pizzazz

Flowering containers are a great way to add instant color and pizzazz to the landscape, and to provide gardeners with limited space a chance to garden. That porch, patio, balcony, or driveway can go from drab to dazzling with the instant impact of...
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Web Finds

Converting Fertilizer Rates from Tons to Teaspoons This Web site on Converting Fertilizer Rates from Tons to Teaspoons is from the Louisiana...

Favorite or New Plant

Gaura Tired of wimpy perennials that look good in March but are toast by summer? Gaura is a sun-loving...
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Regional Reminders

  • Consider Colors When Planning Beds
  • Prune Out Cold-Damaged Branches
  • Mix Plants in Containers for Added Interest
  • Prune Trees That Lost Fruit
  • Let Wildflowers Go to Seed

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