New England

May, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Why Contain Yourself?

Spring has always brought out the fickle side of me. In my (much) younger days, it was the perfect time to get a new boyfriend. Later, it was the perfect time to get a new job. Then it was the perfect time to have a child (although things didn't work...
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Plant Jewels The Jewel Box Garden , by Thomas Hobbs (Timber Press, 2004; $34.95) is both plant book and art...

Favorite or New Plant

Alliums Alliums have the stature, shape, and color to make them standouts in the late-spring garden. One...
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Regional Reminders

  • Downsize Large Containers
  • Use Water-Absorbing Crystals
  • Support Large Containers
  • Set Up Plant Supports
  • Control Tent Caterpillars

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