Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

August, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


The Gardens of Alcatraz

I have lived in the Bay area all of my life, but I had never walked across the Golden Gate Bridge or been to Alcatraz Island. At least one of these omissions has been rectified. The "Henry's Garden" crew took the employee launch over to Alcatraz to...
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The Gardens of Alcatraz The Gardens of Alcatraz (Golden Gate National Parks Association, 1996; $21.95) is a combined...

Shows & Events

Bancroft Garden Seminar On Friday, August 6, The Garden Conservancy is sponsoring an all-day seminar at the Ruth Bancroft...
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Regional Reminders

  • Cover Above-Ground Irrigation Systems
  • Go Easy on Nitrogen Fertilizer on Tomatoes
  • Pull Those Weeds!
  • For the Birds
  • Fertilize Rhododendrons and Azaleas

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