Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

December, 2004
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
Plan a visit to the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden in Richmond, VA, during this year's GardenFest of Lights. Using more than half a million lights, the display centers around the theme "Woodland Fantasy," and includes a new model train display. The show runs nightly from 5 to 10 p.m., November 26, 2004, through January 2, 2005 (except December 24, 25, and 31). The garden is conveniently located off Interstate 95. For more information, call (804) 262-9887, or visit their Web site at:

Web Finds

Care of Holiday and Gift Plants
The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Web page on Care of Holiday and Gift Plants gives an overview of how to care for indoor flowering plants, as well as specific information about 16 common plants. For a list of their other fact sheets, go to the Index Page.


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