Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

January, 2008
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Pruning Fruit Trees
On Sunday, January 20, from 1 to 3:30 p.m., in the Palm Room at the Los Angeles County Arboretum in Arcadia, Certified Arborist Rick Wheeler will discuss fruit tree pruning, plant selection, planting techniques, insect problems, fertilization, and pollination. For info, call (626) 821-3222, or go to:

Clever Gardening Technique

Holiday Tree Branches Become Pea Stakes
Cut branches from your holiday trees to use as trellis stakes for your pea plants, or to cover newly dug beds so cats don't make them their new playground.


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