Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Middle South

April, 2003
Regional Report

Web Finds

Thatch-Busting Earthworms
Want to know more about the earthworms that live in your lawn? The work worms do as "intestines of the earth" is explained by University of Kentucky entomologists at the Earthworms: Thatch-Busters page There's also a pesticide toxicity table for worm-minded lawn keepers.

Shows & Events

Tennessee Arboretum Plant Sale
Lots of public gardens and arboretums are having plant sales in the coming weeks, including the University of Tennessee Arboretum at Oak Ridge. UT's sale on May 3 and 4 will feature clethras, one of the most fragrant shrubs you can grow. Numerous other shrubs, trees, and perennials will be available for adoption.


Today's site banner is by mcash70 and is called "Daylily 'Helen Shooter'"