Upper South

September, 2005
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

New Colorful Echinacea

National News

Earlier this year we reported about new fragrant echinacea varieties -- ‘Sunrise’ and ‘Sunset’ -- that have recently been introduced to the public. The parade of new coneflower introductions...

Ivy of the Year

Topiaries are all the rage in the gardening world. Not only do they make great outdoor plants, many can be brought indoors in fall and enjoyed in winter under the proper lighting conditions. Each...

Vole Control Bait Station

With the onset of fall’s cool weather, animals are making plans to overwinter in your yard. Voles are one of the main rodents that love to hang around and feed. There are many species. Some will...

Apples for Better Health

The old adage “an apple a day, keeps the doctor away,” is gaining more validity as Cornell University researchers find more health benefits from eating fresh apples. Recent research suggests that...

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In the Garden


Bulbs from Another Perspective

Okay, let's be blunt here. Spring-blooming bulbs is not my favorite topic. Not that I don't like them. I love seeing masses of tulips in someone else's yard, but integrating them into my own yard has always been a challenge. I suppose my irritation with...
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Shows & Events

Crafting the Artful Garden Has your garden become a jumble of plants, colors, and shapes? Learn how to combine the art of...

Web Finds

UGA Trials Wondering what annuals and perennials thrive best under heat and humidity? The horticultural...
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Regional Reminders

  • Pick Pears
  • Enjoy Roses
  • Repair Lawn
  • Grow Kitty Grass
  • Rejuvenate Hostas

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