National News - From NGA Editors
California Law Supports School Gardens
The National Gardening Association has been supporting and promoting school gardens for more than 30 years. We recognize that school gardens help kids in many ways. Children who have been through...
New Tree for the Edible Landscape
Its not often that something new comes along in the world of yard trees, but a recently introduced tree native to northern China is not only widely adapted to American growing conditions, it...
Totally Recycled Plant Food
Gardeners are natural recyclers. They love to recycle pots, stakes, and even plants. If youre a thrifty gardener and you garden organically, this plant food made from earthworm castings may be...
Gardening Anywhere Book
Gardening on Pavement, Tables, and Hard Surfaces (Timber Press, 2004; $30) is more than just another container gardening book. Author George Schenk shows how you can garden literally anywhere....
In the Garden
Gardens can look a little weary this time of year. After three seasons of color, fragrance, and texture, winter brings a quietude that some people love, and some people find, well, a bit boring. Do you find yourself longing for something to add pizzazz...
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Shows & Events
Niki in the Garden Originally set to end in October, the Niki in the Garden exhibit at the Atlanta Botanical Garden...
Food Preservation Information Consult the National Center for Home Food Preservation Web site for the latest information on...
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