Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

July, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Versatile Groundcovers

Living in a hot humid environment with frequent summer thunderstorms, it's important to protect the soil from erosion. One of the best ways to protect your soil, as well as keep weeds from germinating and conserve moisture, is to grow groundcovers....
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Web Finds

Fairchild Gardens For the best in tropical plants, check out the web site of Fairchild Gardens . Located in...

Favorite or New Plant

'Purple Fountain' Salvia Salvia splendens 'Purple Fountain' is a quick growing perennial that grows less than 1 foot...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Trees & Shrubs
  • Sterilize the Soil
  • Propagate Hibiscus
  • Check Irrigation Pipes
  • Plan Fall Gardens

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