Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern Coasts

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Louisiana Beauties

As a native of Louisiana, I'm offended if you haven't yet planted a Louisiana iris in your garden. More important, you're missing some of the easiest flowers to grow in any sunny, wet location. I've grown these beauties in garden beds, on pond banks,...
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Local Buzz

Tomato Variety Update It's time to report my progress in growing the new heat resistant tomato varieties from...

Favorite or New Plant

Pineapple Sage Why do we give plants common names that are misleading? Strawberry begonia bears no fruit and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prevent Squash Vine Borers
  • Harvest Beans
  • Tea For Tomatoes
  • Prevent Spider Mites
  • Start Pinching Perennials

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