Inland Northwest, High Desert

March, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Botrytis Can Spoil Your Whole Spring

It's still too cold to plant outside, but with our short growing season, we want to get a jump on summer. So we look for a leg up with greenhouses. Trouble is, greenhouses make wonderful incubators for insect and disease infestations. The perfect...
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Web Finds

Propagating Plants Mike McGroarty publishes a fun newsletter devoted to propagation called Plant Propagation, the...

Favorite or New Plant

A Rainbow in Spring Primroses (Primula) can be the WOW spot of color in your spring garden. Often overlooked because...
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Regional Reminders

  • Don't Prune Your Roses Till the Daffodils Bloom
  • Sow Now
  • Provide a Warm Spot for Germination
  • Beware Bargain Roses
  • Plant Bare-Root Roses, Shrubs, and Trees

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