New England

December, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden

1023

Poinsettia Lore

There's no doubt about it: Poinsettias are a cornerstone of holiday decorating. But how and when did this tropical plant become such an important symbol of the winter holidays, right next to boughs of holly and Frosty the Snowman? It is believed that...
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Resources

Local Buzz

Perennial Plant of the Year The Perennial Plant Association has named its 2004 Perennial Plant of the Year: Japanese painted...

Web Finds

Spinach Power I was cruising the Web and came across this tidbit, from Breakthroughs , published by the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Control Spider Mites on Houseplants
  • Check Old Seeds
  • Continue Composting
  • Care for Amaryllis
  • Recycle Christmas Tree

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