Northern & Central Midwest

June, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Apple Scab, the Scourge of Midwest Apples!

Have you noticed your crab apples dropping an unusual number of yellow leaves? Are the leaves that remain on the tree covered with olive green or brown spots with a nondescript outline? This is apple scab. Eventually those spots will turn into a smoky...
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Herbed Mayonnaise Ingredients 1/2 cup fresh herbs of choice (either single herb or combined: basil, thyme,...

Favorite or New Plant

Viburnum sargentii 'Onandaga' The magnificent Viburnum sargentii 'Onandaga' is another of the versatile viburnums that grow...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prune When the Weather is Dry
  • Keep a Drought-Tolerant Lawn
  • Hill Your Potatoes
  • Prevent Squash Borers
  • There's Still Time for Renewal Pruning

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