Southern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

October, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Starting the New Garden Slowly

We begin to notice that the garden is growing more slowly this month. After hot and frantic summer harvests and preserving, we, too, can be calmer in our garden activities. Planting broccoli, garlic, and strawberries is a good way to get started on the...
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Shows & Events

Quail Botanic Garden Plant Sale Choose among drought-tolerant plants, including rare and unusual ones propagated from the...

Favorite or New Plant

White and Sweet Potatoes I can't get enough of my homegrown 'tatoes. The delicately-flavored, tender niblets of white...
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Regional Reminders

  • Match Bulbs and Deciduous Trees
  • Plant Early-Blooming Annuals
  • Seed Lawns
  • Choose Glass or Plastic
  • Change Watering Timing

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