Upper South

May, 2009
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

New Web Site for Sharing Produce

National News

Many gardeners are growing vegetables and fruits this year and often they end up planting too much of any one item. So what happens to the produce if you have extra zucchini, a bumper crop of...

Boxwood Basil

For those that love to grow edibles but also have a formal look to your garden, here's a new basil that with fulfill your culinary and classical design needs. 'Boxwood Basil' looks like a...

A New Teeny Coreopsis

Coreopsis or tickseed plants are easy-to-grow perennials that produce abundant blooms over a long season. Varieties are available in a range of flower colors, including yellow, pink, white, and...

Premium Knee Pads

It's prime gardening season and for many gardeners, the physical labor takes a toll on their bodies. Luckily there are new products on the market that can help prevent the aches and pains that...

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In the Garden


Plants A'Poppin'

All at once it hits. Everything needs doing in the garden at once, even if you've been working in it for several months already. Sure, all the clematis were tied up once, but now they've grown and need tying up again. Areas that were weeded and mulched...
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Web Finds

Gardening Help As I add to my notebook of plants in my garden, one Web site continually answers the information...

Clever Gardening Technique

Three-Ring Notebook Call me old school, but all the computer databases in the world can't compare to walking around...
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Regional Reminders

  • Go On A Garden Tour
  • Enjoy Asparagus and Rhubarb
  • Move Houseplants Outdoors
  • Conserve Water
  • Stave Off Critters and Sunburn

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