Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

October, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Vacation Growth

The good news is that Lake Okeechobee is up above 14 feet now so our water supplies are in much better shape. Our population keeps growing at a tremendous rate and we only have so much water so I hope we can contain building growth to some degree or we...
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Shows & Events

Chelsea and Floriade Garden Trip I will be leading a trip to Holland for the once-every-ten-years Floriade world horticultural...

Favorite or New Plant

Tahitian Hat Plant Tahitian hat plant, Holmskoldia species, is a conversation piece with its decorative lavender...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Annual and Vegetable Gardens
  • Check Irrigation Systems
  • Foil Cutworms
  • Fertilize Plantings
  • Maintain Short-Day Plants

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