Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

November, 2011
Regional Report

Web Finds

Mum Images
Select "Images" on the Google website, then type "Mums" into the Search box. You'll see literally millions of images displaying the incredible diversity of types of mums.

Clever Gardening Technique

Toast Birdseed
To keep bird seed from sprouting once it's spilled out of its container, bake it on a cookie sheet in a 300-degree oven for five minutes. The heat will sterilize the seed without lessening its nutritive value.


Today's site banner is by nmumpton and is called "Gymnocalycium andreae"