Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

New England

December, 2000
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Maintaining the Landscape Class
Even though it's winter there is still lots to be done in the landscape. This class sponsored by the New England Wildflower Society and Arnold Arboretum will give you all the details. It runs 4 Tuesdays, January 9, 16, 23, 30, 1 to 3 p.m. (Snow date: March 6) at the Arnold Arboretum in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts.

This course is intended to develop an understanding of

maintenance issues and how to deal with them for a variety of plants. For more information, costs, and to register contact the New England Wildflower Society Web site at

Web Finds

Find That Bird
Do you have an unusual bird at the feeder and don't have a book around to identify it? Well, try this Web site to identify a variety of feathered friends. Just enter the characteristics (as many as you remember) into the form and the database will give you some bird choices. It's fun and easy to use.

You can submit bird photos and chat with other bird enthusiasts as well.


Today's site banner is by dirtdorphins and is called "Asperula"