Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

July, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Rain, Rain, and More Rain

We finally have seen the sun again after 27 days of rain. I finally got to speak to my neighbor, who has been watering her garden despite the rain. She had her sprinklers going again yesterday afternoon with her yard partially under water. I explained...
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Shows & Events

Birds in Your Backyard Habitat Palm Hammock Orchid Estate will hold a workshop called "Birds in Your Backyard Habitat" on...

Favorite or New Plant

Red Ginger Red ginger, Alpinia purpurata , is a good choice for south Florida gardens. It adds a tropical,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Rainfall Good for New Plantings
  • Palm Problem
  • Mealybug Predator
  • Use Qualified Pruning Professionals
  • Choose Varieties Carefully

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