Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

May, 2010
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Primal Scream

National News

Daylilies are popular plants because they are easy to grow and come in an incredible array of colors, sizes and bloom times. One way to help make a selection from among the many offerings at...

Award Winning Roses

It's never too soon to start planning ahead in the garden. Eager rose lovers will be happy to learn that All-America Rose Selections has already released the names of its two 2011 award winners!...

Landscape to Save Energy

As the cost of energy increases, we are all looking for ways to save. Energy-Wise Landscape Design: A New Approach for your Home and Garden by landscape architect Sue Reed (New Society...

Nurturing Community Gardens

For the many people who want to garden, but don't have a place of their own on which to plant, community gardens are a great solution. If you're interested in starting a community garden in your...

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In the Garden


Spring Bulb Care

Spring has sprung, and now what the heck do you do with all those fading tulips and daffodils? They don't contribute a thing to the landscape, what with their flowers going to seed and the petals falling off. No sir, it's time to take them out. Or is...
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Shows & Events

Jazz at Filoli Filoli is proud to present their 20th season of jazz, an ambitious and exciting lineup of six...


Field Guide to Fields Field Guide to Fields National Geographic Press ISBN 978-1-4262-0508-8 The Field Guide to...
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Regional Reminders

  • Fertilize Cymbidiums
  • Pull Weeds from Container Plants
  • Fertilize Roses
  • Aphid Patrol
  • Encourage Slow Perennials

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