Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

March, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Plant Trees

Arbor Day is this month, and that means it's time to plant trees. Trees are especially important as nature's air-filtering system. Each day, the average person uses 35 pounds of oxygen - all of it produced by plants and trees. Trees also help filter the...
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Web Finds

Native Plants and Wildflower Hotline Theodore Payne was the early-20th-century resident of Sunland who pioneered protecting and...

Favorite or New Plant

Lettuce I delight in growing some 20 varieties of lettuce all winter long. I just can't get enough of the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Start Herbs
  • Inoculate Peas
  • Plant Cucumbers in Baskets
  • Hand-Prune Roses
  • Plant Summer Bulbs

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