Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Much Ado about Mulch

Mulching is the mantra of gardeners, especially in our hot summer climate. The allegiance to mulching is based on our being protective, economical, inventive, and lazy. Protective because we don't want our garden soil and plants to be stressed during...
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Shows & Events

Mission San Juan Capistrano Garden Festival On June 9-10, Mission San Juan Capistrano will hold its annual Flower & Garden Festival . The...

Web Finds

Compost and Mulch Options Compost and mulch are great additions to any garden. If you're looking for sources of compost or...
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Regional Reminders

  • Reduce Nitrogen
  • Prune Suckers
  • Handpick Hornworms
  • Harvest Garlic and Onions
  • Snip Spent Rose Blooms

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