Middle South

June, 2006
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Showy Red-Flowering Vine

National News

Looking for a new flowering annual vine to add to your summer collection? Look no further than the ‘Great Cascade Wine Red’ Lophospermum. The attractive light green, hairy leaves have ruffled...

Level Your Pots

You’ve probably heard of pot feet and pot toes. These products are used to keep containers elevated off the ground for better water drainage. Now there’s a way to keep you pots, statues, and...

Nutritious Mushrooms

When we think of foods high in healthful antioxidants, fungi don't typically come to mind. But, in fact, mushrooms have been found to be high in the antioxidant ergothioneine, which protects cells...

Nickel Prevents Daylily Rust

Got daylilies? You might also be getting daylily rust. What was once considered an indestructible plant has been succumbing to a rust disease in many parts of the country. Daylily rust symptoms...

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In the Garden


My Field of Dreams

When my husband and I bought our 7-acre property two and a half years ago, we saw almost limitless potential in the house, land, and outbuildings. Our first order of business was to convert the house to a small B&B -- a venture that has proven to be...
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Clever Gardening Technique

Day-Neutral Flowers Extend Flower Harvest A few years ago I sowed regular bird seed sunflower seed every two weeks or so, thinking I could...

Web Finds

Specialty Cut Flower Production and Marketing Specialty Cut Flower Production and Marketing , a Web publication of the National Sustainable...
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Regional Reminders

  • Nurture Geraniums
  • Root Cuttings
  • Prune Roses
  • Maintain Your Lawn Mower
  • Harvest Blueberries

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