Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

October, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


Here Come the Rains

Up until now the hurricane season has been relatively quiet in our area. However, the last few weeks we have experienced the worst flooding since Hurricane Irene last year. Over 13 inches has fallen in Miami so far and over 9 inches in Fort Lauderdale...
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Favorite or New Plant

Chenille Plant The chenille plant ( Acalypha hispida ) is decorated with bright red drooping catkins throughout...

Shows & Events

Bamboo Class Need a screening plant or want to add an Oriental touch to your landscape? Bamboo can provide...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Bulbs
  • Fertilize Annual Flowers
  • Tropical Trees for Fall Color
  • Divide Perennials
  • Check Winter Vegetables

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