Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

May, 2012
Regional Report

Shows & Events

32nd Annual Fuchsia Festival
Saturday and Sunday, June 9 and 10, 2012, 10 am to 4 pm. South Coast Fuchsia Society members will be on hand to answer your questions regarding the care and cultivation of fuchsias. South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Boulevard, Palos Verdes Peninsula 90274. For more information, go to or call 310-544-1948.

Clever Gardening Technique

Build Watering Holes
Bury 5-gallon plastic nursery containers in the holes dug for hills of melons, squash, and other deep-rooted plants. Fill with water for deep watering. Without the container, the hole would fill up with soil with each watering.


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