Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

June, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Bugs in the House

I confess that I get very lazy this time of year. With temperatures in the upper 80s and 90s o F from now until early October, it's hard to get motivated to garden. The best times are in the morning before 11 a.m. and late evening when it's cooler,...
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Favorite or New Plant

Begonia odorata 'Alba' Begonia odorata 'Alba', which doesn't have a common name to my knowledge, is one of the best...

Shows & Events

Mango Festival If you're crazy about this tropical fruit, come to the annual Mango Festival July 14-15 at...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Trees and Shrubs
  • Prune Hurricane-Susceptible Trees
  • Encourage Birds for Pest Control
  • Control Cuban May Beetles
  • Use Plants as Barriers

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