Upper South

March, 2007
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Win a School Garden During National Garden Month

National News

April is National Garden Month, and for the fifth year in a row, National Gardening Association is asking every gardener to participate in and celebrate gardening during this month. We’re...

Unusual Pure White Zinnia

Zinnias are versatile, easy-to-grow annual flowers that can be planted in annual gardens, perennial gardens, and containers. Many of the large-flowered, dahlia-type zinnias also make excellent cut...

Award-Winning Dwarf River Birch

Each year the Cary Award is given to trees and shrubs with outstanding characteristics that are not widely grown in home landscapes. Although the award is for plants adapted to New England, many...

Fencing Out Slugs

Slugs are the bane of many a gardener's existence. There are many devices available to control slugs, from beer traps to toxic baits. Now there’s a new product that uses the most basic barrier...

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In the Garden


Catching Up

It seems as if the saying, "The hurrier I go, the behinder I get," was written for me. All the indoor chores that were set aside as winter projects barely got started. And now we have summertime temperatures in March! I wonder what the Vegas odds are...
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Shows & Events

Cincinnati Flower Show Cincinnati, Ohio, bucks the tradition of flower shows being held in the winter by holding the...

Tool or Gardening Product

Technu Gardeners may try to avoid the poison ivy rash by pulling out vines before they leaf out. But...
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Regional Reminders

  • Keep Up With Weeding
  • Consider Annual Vines
  • Plant Early Vegetables
  • Be Prepared for the Worst
  • Start Dahlia Tubers

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