Tropical South

August, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Garden Watching When You Travel

Some people make special trips all over the world to see and taste what grows there. There are travel companies that specialize in such trips. Check the internet and you'll find advertisements for tours to see the tulip fields of Holland, the...
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Shade Gardening for Florida It took me a long time to realize that all the shade gardening books had both plants and...

Favorite or New Plant

Vireya Rhododendrons I was traveling in southern Florida and stopped at a nursery where I saw the only Vireya...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prepare Your Garden for Neglect
  • Take a Wildflower Book Along
  • Jot Down Plant Descriptions Even Without the Names
  • Stop at Public Gardens
  • Don't Pass All the Nurseries

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