Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern Coasts

July, 2004
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Ferns for Everyone
The Marie Selby Botanical Garden in Sarasota, FL, is not only a world-class botanic garden, but also an excellent educational resource and source of plants for gardeners. The Selby will host a Fern Show and Sale July 9-11, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. For more information, contact Marie Selby Botanical Gardens, 811 South Palm Avenue, Sarasota, Florida 34236; Phone: (941) 366-5731 or e-mail:

Web Finds

Southern Fried Organic
Lots of people say the Southeast has too many bugs and other problems to go organic. Gardeners in our region, especially in Texas, can visit this Web site for basic info and some good links: Judy Barrett's Home Grown: Good Sense Organic Gardening for Texas.


Today's site banner is by EscondidoCal and is called "Water Hibiscus"