Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

June, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Confessions of a Plant Thief

I have a guilty secret. I am a plant thief. It must be genetic, because my granny was a plant thief too. Dearie, as she was known, would enter one jar of jelly in the local county fair just so she could get into the fairgrounds the day after the fair...
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The New Age Herbalist If you are interested in the medicinal, nutritional, or relaxation qualities of various herbs,...

Favorite or New Plant

Breadbox Poppy Poppies add interest and elegance to a garden. The pink flowers of the breadbox poppy ( Papaver...
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Regional Reminders

  • Remove Ivy from Trees
  • Turn Compost Piles
  • Control Powdery Mildew
  • Water Container Roses
  • Hand-Pollinate Pumpkins

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