Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern Coasts

April, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Simple Garden Design

The familiar refrain "Keep it simple" sums up my attitude toward garden design. In my experience, making elaborate plans can lead to disaster. This story is a good example. A friend of mine got fascinated with a host of different plants and filled her...
Read more »



Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds to Your Yard Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds to Your Yard , by Sally Roth (Rodale Press, 2001; $30),...

Favorite or New Plant

Chinese Tallow Tree I have a love/hate relationship with my Chinese tallow tree ( Sapium sebiferum ). It offers great...
Read more »

Regional Reminders

  • Preventing Fungal Diseases
  • Control Aphids
  • Remove Tulips
  • Rejuvenate Hedges
  • Plant Large Pots

Read more »

Syndicate this Report


Today's site banner is by Paul2032 and is called "Osteospermum"