Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

January, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Living with Less Water

The Florida state government has just announced stricter water control measures. We can now water lawns only twice a week. Lake Okeechobee is about 3 1/2 to 4 feet below normal and is the main water source for all of South Florida. Central Florida is...
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Local Buzz

Visiting Big Trees After reading the book Big Trees: The Florida Register , I was inspired to visit some of the big...

Favorite or New Plant

Pinwheel Jasmine Pinwheel jasmine, Tabernaemontana divaricata , is the single flower form of the crape jasmine....
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Regional Reminders

  • Spider Mite Control
  • Fertilize Roses
  • Watering Lawns
  • Prune Roses
  • Add Mulch to Beds

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