Lower South

October, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Small, Flowering Trees Fit Any Landscape

Remember the days when most folks had huge lots with room for several pecans or live oaks? Now lot lines are shrinking so much that you can almost reach out your window to close your neighbor's blinds! Many people live in garden homes, town homes, or...
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Favorite or New Plant

Fall Aster Fall aster ( Symphyotrichum oblongifolium , formerly Aster oblongifolius ) is a dependable...

Clever Gardening Technique

PVC Arch Tunnel for Winter Protection Here in the south our growing season is long and can even extend through the winter with just a...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Cool-Season Veggies
  • Plant Naturalizing Bulbs and Other Perennial Flowers
  • Protect Tender Plants From Hungry Pests
  • Harvest Sweet Potatoes
  • Dig and Store Caladium Tubers For Next Spring

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