Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association


April, 2001
Regional Report

Web Finds

Raised-Bed Gardening
If you are considering building a raised bed, or wondering if raised beds might be a good idea for your situation, check out the Raised Bed Gardening discussion forum to find answers to all your questions. See photos, study diagrams, read about the pros and cons of different construction methods, and learn how best to take advantage of this unique and very clever space- and labor-saving gardening system. Click here.

Shows & Events

Native Plants in the Landscape Conference
On June 7 to 9, the 11th annual Native Plants in the Landscape Conference will be held at Millersville University in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. This year's focus is on the best plants and practices for garden designs using native plants. There will be expert speakers, a plant sale, field trips, and break-out sessions. Topics include habitat restorations for the back yard and coping with deer in the garden. Contact the Office of Extended Programs at Millersville University at (717) 872-3030 for more information.


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