Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

December, 2007
Regional Report

Shows & Events

GardenFest of Lights at Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens
Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens in Richmond, Virginia, comes to life with more than a half million lights, many in the form of flowers, birds, and butterflies, during the annual GardenFest of Lights. Special events include storytelling, music, and even a maze of lights for children. November 23 through January 7. For more info, visit:

Web Finds

Tree-Planting Videos
Visit the Arbor Day Foundation's How To Plant Trees Web page for how-to videos on planting trees. Be sure to scroll down to these two: "Balled and Burlapped" and "Planting Containerized Trees." The Web site has lots of other information on trees, too.


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