Northern California Coastal & Inland Valleys

June, 2011
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Stop the Emerald Ash Borer by Educating Kids

National News

The emerald ash borer (EAB) is an introduced pest that is devastating our native ash trees. First discovered in Michigan less than a decade ago, it has killed tens of millions of trees so far in...

Black Spot Resistant Roses

The Earth-Kind® program was started at Texas A&M University to support environmental landscape stewardship. Part of this program includes research and trials to identify regionally adapted...

Avoid the Top Ten Landscape Mistakes

Good landscaping can add beauty and value to your home grounds and make them easier to care for. Poorly done landscaping not only can cost you a lot of wasted dollars and effort, it can create an...

Archangel Ancient Tree Archive

Ancient specimens of trees are the largest and oldest living things on earth. To help keep these survivors from being irretrievably lost, Archangel Ancient Tree Archive was founded to save the...

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In the Garden


Where is Summer?

Rain, rain, and more rain. Will it never end? This damp cool weather is not helping the nursery industry any more than it's helping us gardeners. Fungus disease and mildew are running rampant on the roses and the weeds think they are in heaven. Just...
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Shows & Events

Indoor Garden Expo Indoor hobby gardeners will be able to discover more efficient methods for cultivating healthy,...

Tool or Gardening Product

Lechuza Self Watering Pots Lechuza is a German company that has developed a beautiful line of self watering pots for use...
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Regional Reminders

  • Check Self Watering Pots
  • Pamper Perennials
  • Groom Japanese Maples
  • Plant a Peanut Container
  • Harvest Chamomile for Tea

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