Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Tropical South

October, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Summer Bedding Plants

Linda Gombert, display horticulturist at Mounts Botanical Garden, continues her excellent work on bedding plants by testing summer bedding plants as well. Choice Caladiums Caladiums are a summer standby in Florida, and Caladium bicolor 'Florida...
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Shows & Events

Croton Lecture "Crotons in the Landscape -- Autumn All Year" will be presented by David McLean on November 21,...

Local Buzz

Be Cautious With Vines The locals here are enchanted with vines and are planting them on arbors, pergolas, and even on...
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Regional Reminders

  • Check Health of Weeping Podocarpus
  • Choose Appropriate Groundcovers
  • Be Alert to Weed Wacker Damage
  • Consider Plant Needs
  • Protect Gutters

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