Tropical South

May, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Cutting Gardens for Constant Bouquets

I grew up with my beloved Aunt Joan always growing flowers and making bouquets for almost every room of the house. I think most of us have an instinctive desire to bring flowers indoors unless it has been squelched out of us in our youth. A Cutting...
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A Cutting Garden for Florida The only such book for Florida, Betty Mackey wrote the first edition of A Cutting Garden for...

Favorite or New Plant

Silver Dollar Eucalyptus Often used by florists, this plant grows from seed or can be purchased from your favorite...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant What You Will Use
  • Condition Flowers for Longest Vase Life
  • Use It and Lose It
  • Be Prepared to Transport Fresh Flowers
  • Make the Most of Everlastings

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