Middle South

September, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Fine French Marigolds

Several years ago, a gardening friend shared her best tip for coloring up the fall garden. "Sow some French marigolds to replace short-lived spring annuals," Lois said. "They’re better than mums for rich fall color." I finally got around to heeding my...
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Web Finds

Marigolds vs. Nematodes To learn more about using marigolds to control nematodes, see North Carolina's Nema-Note Web...


Gardening Through Your Golden Years You may buy Jim Wilson's Gardening Through Your Golden Years (Cool Springs Press, 2003; $19.99)...
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Regional Reminders

  • Thin Leafy Greens
  • Fertilize Lawns
  • Order Wildflower Seeds
  • Harvest Sweet Potatoes
  • Coddle Holiday Cactus

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