National News - From NGA Editors
New ÂBlack PearlÂ Tomato
Over the last 20 years there has been a color revolution in the tomato world. What was traditionally a round, red fruit now comes in a variety of shapes, such as oval, wrinkled, and pointed; and...
Dispelling Garden Remedy Myths
Weve all heard, and probably tried, a few home remedies in our gardens with the hope that the spray or powder from the kitchen cabinet could provide a safe and effective way to kill pests....
New Dwarf AngelÂs Trumpet
Angels trumpet ( Brugmansia ) is a tropical tree that produces large, fragrant, pendulous flowers in summer. They have become especially popular for planting in containers on decks and patios....
What will they think of next? In an ever-expanding desire to reach a broader market for their products, a Dutch flower company has created the first glow-in-the-dark cut flowers. Freshly...
In the Garden
Growing vegetables out of season in a protected environment is a concept that has been around for centuries, yet not nearly enough gardeners avail themselves of the possibilities. I'm not talking upscale or difficult, no conservatories or tomatoes here,...
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Shows & Events
Annuals and Tropical Plants Steve Foltz, horticulturist at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, has tested and evaluated...
Tool or Gardening Product
Link-A-Bord Raised garden beds have a wealth of advantages, not the least of which is that plants seem to...
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