Lower South

April, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Preparing for Summer

You just can't beat the wonderful weather and temperatures we have had this spring here in the south. In most areas that late frost never arrived to spoil the show, and our plants are really growing great. Temperatures are so perfect that even the most...
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Web Finds

How Much Mulch? With summer coming, gardeners are told to mulch, mulch, mulch. Ever wonder how much mulch you...

Favorite or New Plant

Egyptian Star Cluster Pentas, a.k.a. Egyptian star clusters, are butterfly magnets. These annuals tolerate our hot...
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Regional Reminders

  • Fertilize Fruiting Vegetables
  • Rejuvenate Roses
  • Fertilize With Your Lawn Mower
  • Avoid Weed Killer Damage
  • Prevent Blossom End Rot

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