Lower South

April, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Songs of Spring Fill the Air

The roar of lawn mowers is drowning out the spring song of birds now that warm weather has coaxed our southern turf grasses out of their winter rest. Soon, when summer really gets here, we'll be treated to the cacophony of cicadas and their rhythmic...
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Web Finds

Managing Turf If you want a wealth of great turf grass information for the south, this Turfgrass Management...

Favorite or New Plant

Narrow-Leaf Zinnia Few annual plants provide dependable summer color like narrow-leaf zinnia ( Zinnia angustifolia...
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Regional Reminders

  • Try Some Hanging Baskets This Summer
  • Bag Those Weed Seeds
  • Plant Warm-Season Bedding Plants
  • Choose Caladiums Early
  • Gradually Move Houseplants Outdoors

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