Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association


June, 2004
Regional Report

Shows & Events

If Plants Could Talk: Beachside Gardens
"If Plants Could Talk" is a gardening television series from Rutgers University, and on July 3 at 12:30 p.m. the topic will be beach gardening and dune protection. Check the Web site ( for channels. Typically the show features gardening tips from local university experts, successful farmers, master gardeners, and many other plant experts. Topics include new and interesting plant varieties, safe and effective pest control, step-by-step cultural tips for landscapes and gardens, and visits to local farms, arboretums, and backyard gardens.

If you can't catch the show, you might find the site interesting anyway. Also, don't miss the digital photography contest currently open to photos taken in New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

Web Finds

Annmarie Garden
Annmarie Garden is a 30-acre, public sculpture park where art and nature meet through permanent and temporary displays of contemporary sculpture in outdoor settings. Located in Solomon's, Maryland (Calvert County) on St. John Creek, Annmarie Garden is open daily and hosts special events, art shows, and art programs throughout the year.


Today's site banner is by sunnyvalley and is called "Iris Eternal Bliss"