Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

April, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Herbal Remedies

There's a growing interest in herbal remedies and medicines that stems from people moving toward a more "green" philosophy of life, and it goes hand-in-hand with organic gardening. Our ancestors relied on information passed down from previous...
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Web Finds

Free Plants Garden writer and photographer Cheryl Richter has launched a new project called Free Trees and...


The New Age Herbalist The New Age Herbalist , by Richard Maybe (Fireside, 1988; $22) is the reference book I use...
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Regional Reminders

  • Check Irrigation Systems
  • Fertilize Annuals
  • Deadhead Bulb Flowers
  • Pick Sweet Pea Flowers
  • Set Out Nesting Material

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