Lower South

March, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Tomatoes Rule!

Tomatoes are the undisputed king of the vegetable garden. While we all have a number of veggies that we love to grow, tomatoes are the hands-down favorite. Each spring brings many new varieties to choose from and a renewed interest in our ongoing...
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Web Finds

Grow Tomatoes in the Home Garden The horticulturists at the Louisiana Ag Center have put together this helpful online publication...

Favorite or New Plant

Carolina Jessamine One of the first landscape plants to steal the show in spring is Carolina jessamine. It bursts...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prepare Planting Beds for Warm-Season Flowers
  • Wait To Fertilize Turf
  • Don't Harm Those Bees
  • Fertilize Established Woody Ornamentals
  • Last Call For Tree Trimming

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