Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

August, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Hanging Baskets

I did a segment recently for Henry's Garden about planting in sphagnum moss. When I was working at Sunset we planted gorgeous baskets of primrose and pansies every spring. It took a long time to put a basket together, but when they were finished, they...
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Shows & Events

Capitola Begonia Festival The Capitola Begonia Festival -- August 30 to September 1 -- is one of those kitschy home,town...

Favorite or New Plant

Tuberous Begonia Tuberous begonias, as we know them, and specifically the 'Pacific Begonia', were developed in...
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Regional Reminders

  • Cut Back Impatiens
  • Pinch Fuchsias
  • Don't Overwater Tuberous Begonias!
  • Prune Azaleas and Rhododendrons
  • Mulch Around Maples

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