Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

March, 2005
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Garden Tour in May
The JC Raulston Arboretum in Raleigh, North Carolina, is sponsoring an arboretum trip to Washington D.C., Maryland, Delaware, and Pennsylvania in early June. Likely destinations include the National Arboretum in DC and Chanticleer Gardens in Pennsylvania, among others, although the details are still being worked out. Sign up early to ensure a spot on what will surely be an very inspiring tour! For more information, visit the JC Raulston Arboretum Web site at or contact Christopher Todd Glenn at

Web Finds

The National Arbor Day Foundation
The last Friday in April marks the 133rd anniversary of National Arbor Day. Consider planting a tree to celebrate! Visit the National Arbor Day Foundation's Web site for information and inspiration on trees. For example, click on the "Trees" tab at the top and scroll down to "Right Tree, Right Place" for a concise guide to choosing a tree. Go to "Tree Guide," under the same tab, to search their database of trees.


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