Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Northern & Central Midwest

August, 2005
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Japanese Festival
It's time for the Missouri Botanical Garden Japanese Festival, and this year for the first time, they will have demonstrations of Sumo wrestling, and ancient form of wrestling steeped in Shinto tradition that is rarely seen inlive performance outside Japan. Also, enjoy taiko drumming, tea ceremonies, anime screenings and candlelight tours of the Japanese Garden.
Saturday%Monday, September 3%5
Missouri Botanical Garden - 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63110
Automated events hotline: (314) 577-9400 - 1-800-642-8842

Web Finds

Herb Research Foundation

The Herb Research Foundation provides science-based information on the health benefits and safety of herbs as well as expertise in sustainable botanical resource development, education programs, botanical literature research and herb safety reviews.


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