Middle South

November, 2010
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Climate Friendly Gardening

National News

While climate change is a global problem, home gardeners can do their part to avoid contributing to the problem. By following the dictum "Think globally, act locally," gardeners can use...

Broccoli for Healthy Babies

Expectant mothers know that eating a healthy diet while pregnant is important for the development of healthy babies. Now new research indicates that substances in the diets of pregnant mothers...

Glamorous Kale

Ornamental cabbages and kales are some of the most colorful additions to the fall garden. Displaying eye-catching, ruffled textures and vivid shades of pink, purple, red, white and green, these...

Clear the Air with Houseplants

Scientists have known for years that plants can take up common indoor air pollutants, improving the air quality for the occupants of homes and offices while not harming the plants themselves. One...

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In the Garden


Tiny Bulbs Offer Great Rewards

While there are many delights yet to unfold in the autumn garden, my thoughts have already turned to spring. Good bulbs last on store shelves no longer than Christmas decorations, and many have already been snapped up by the most prudent shoppers....
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Shows & Events

Arbor Day Celebration The Alumni Association of University of South Carolina Upstate will hold its annual Arbor Day...

Clever Gardening Technique

Make Leaf Mold Composting leaves is a laborious process- they must be chopped, wet down, mixed with greens and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Force Paperwhites
  • Brew Willow Water
  • Boost Cut Arrangements
  • Add Antique Accoutrements
  • Store Seeds Properly

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