New England

April, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Divine Dianthus

Sweet William, cheddar pinks, maiden pinks ... dianthus have such appealing names -- not to mention the alluring fragrance of some types -- that many gardeners can't resist them. While florist's carnations may be the most well known of the genus,...
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Beautiful Roses Made Easy Jackson & Perkins has released a new series of six regionally specific books on rose care --...

Favorite or New Plant

Hellebores The nodding pink flowers of my hellebores surprise me every spring when they emerge to accompany...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Lettuce in Containers
  • Prune Roses
  • Plant Cool-Season Vegetables
  • Control Tent Caterpillars
  • Plant Snapdragons

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