August, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Depths of Foliage

High summer means lots of color in the garden, from flowers to foliage. Too often we assume flowers are the only way to make a color statement. We forget that foliage can add sizzle, too. The colorful coleus in the photo is just one of the many...
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Web Finds

RHS Plantfinder If you are checking for the correct full botanical name of a plant or need the correct spelling...

Local Buzz

Hydrangea Time! Hydrangeas are in their full glory right now -- I recently saw many breathtaking specimens during...
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Regional Reminders

  • Dried Flowers
  • Visit a County Fair
  • Sunflower Seeds
  • Check Melons
  • Caring for Compost

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