New England

September, 2011
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Lemons for Limes

National News

If your garden produced a bounty of vegetables this summer, you may have had more than you and your family could eat at certain times. What to do with all that extra produce? Many of us share with...

Hot Enough for You?

Lots of gardeners across the country would probably answer with a resounding "Yes!" given the extreme heat in many areas this past summer. And the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...

Back to Eden

Back to Eden is a new feature documentary that follows one man's revolutionary approach to organic gardening. "It's all about the covering!" is how Paul Gautschi enthusiastically describes his...

Fall Frost Dates

Gardeners are becoming more and more interested in keeping their gardens as productive as possible into the fall and winter months. Whether growing in the open garden or using season extenders...

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In the Garden


A Burning Issue

When I worked at a local garden center in the past, at this time of year we always placed the burning bushes (Euonymus alatus) on offer in the sales yard so that they could easily be seen from the road by passing motorists. As soon as the leaves of...
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Shows & Events

Design a Native Mixed Border Garden Take advantage of ideal fall planting conditions to establish borders filled with native...

Web Finds

Invasive Plants in New England For information about invasive plant species in New England, visit the New England Wildflower...
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Regional Reminders

  • Freeze Herbs
  • Pick Pears at the Proper Time
  • Plant Evergreens in Early Fall
  • Take Care Harvesting from Flooded Gardens
  • Aerate Your Lawn

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