Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

August, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


My Favorite Antique Roses

I have been delighted with the lack of work that antique roses require. In my experience, the China roses are the toughest types of this class for tropical Florida conditions. China roses are repeat bloomers with lots of blooms throughout the year....
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A Garden Diary A little self-promotion is good for the soul. My new book, A Garden Diary , which I coauthored...

Favorite or New Plant

Florida Gardenia The Florida gardenia is my favorite plant right now since it's loaded with flowers. Mine is an...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prune Trees
  • Trimming Around Trees
  • Keep Vines in Check
  • Spray Beneficial Nematodes for Fleas
  • Fire Prevention

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