Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

May, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


It's Not Easy Being Green

People do cruel and unusual things to plants without intending to. Pruning with chain saws or even hedge shears can be lethal to some species, but neophyte gardeners perform this type of excruciating punishment every day, stripping away the foliage and...
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Landscaping with Ornamental Grasses Sunset Publishing Company is quick to jump on the bandwagon when they spot a new trend, and...

Favorite or New Plant

Fuchsia Fuchsias are so elegant and hardy, it's hard to imagine a shady garden without one. Every little...
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Regional Reminders

  • Cultivate Soil
  • Watch for Spittlebugs
  • Caring for Indoor Plants
  • Groom Rhododendrons
  • Patrol for Weeds

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