Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

October, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Plant Long-Term Garden Color

Lazy gardeners -- those of us who want the most garden color year-round with the least amount of work -- have two ways to go. Annuals give us a short-term fix of instant color. Perennials give us immediate color if we purchase gallon-size blooming...
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Local Buzz

Hurry to Buy Spring Bulbs Don't wait much longer to purchase spring-blooming bulbs. This is one time when cheap prices and...

Shows & Events

Free Trees The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power is giving away free 5-gallon shade trees to its...
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Regional Reminders

  • Water Deeply
  • Move Mulch Back to Tree Dripline
  • Fertilize Grass
  • Seed New Lawns
  • Check Plants for Snails and Slugs

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