Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

March, 2005
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Biltmore Estate's Festival of Flowers
A sure sign of the arrival of spring is Biltmore Estate's Festival of Flowers, which takes place from April 2 to May 1, 2005. Enjoy the stunning tulip display in the Walled Garden, as well as native and exotic blooms throughout the estate's extensive gardens. Indoors, enjoy the extravagant seasonal bouquets. On Saturdays and Sundays, there are special programs for both children and adults. Visit their Web site at for details and admission prices.

Web Finds

National Garden Month
April is National Garden Month, and this year's theme is "Give a Garden." Visit the National Garden Month Web site for information on 101 ways to celebrate, as well as ideas on how you can give a garden. You also can search the calendar of events, view "recipes" for container gardens, and send an e-card.


Today's site banner is by Marilyn and is called "Salvia regla 'Royal'"