Upper South

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


Tomatoes Year-Round

Luscious tomatoes, in all their wonderful shapes, sizes, colors, and forms, are the signature food of summer for many of us. For those who want to extend that pleasure to those many months when tomatoes are not available fresh from the garden,...
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Favorite or New Plant

Ornamental Purslane Among the ornaments in my garden is a metal sculpture that holds a potted plant. This is great in...

Tool or Gardening Product

Dramm Rubber Hose While fixing up an area in my garden this year, I decided to have some fun by coordinating some...
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Regional Reminders

  • Add Fall Color
  • Divide Daylilies and Iris
  • Repair the Lawn
  • Get a Jumpstart on a New Garden Area
  • Buy Bulbs

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