Coastal and Tropical South

June, 2012
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Electric Garden Color

National News

If you'd like to add an electric jolt of color to your shade garden this season, consider the new Infinity® New Guinea impatiens from Proven Winners. 'Electric Cherry' (pictured) sports large,...

Herbal Inspiration

If you're looking for gorgeous photos and lovely watercolor drawings, along with lots of helpful information to inspire your efforts at herb gardening, look no further than the reissued edition of...

Fruits and Veggies May Help Smokers Quit

Are you a smoker who is trying to kick the habit? Upping your consumption of fruits and vegetables may make it easier to quit and remain tobacco-free, according to a new study published in the...

From the Garden to the Grill

The season of barbecues and cookouts is here, and many of us will be enjoying burgers and steaks, chicken and fish hot off the grill. But don't forget to add vegetables and fruits to your grilling...

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In the Garden


Fathers, Daughters, and Gardens

Daddy grew magnificent roses for Mama and his baby namesake, my older sister. There are pictures, but I still cannot imagine my lawn mowing, dewberry hunting, tomato growing father surrounded by flowers with fancy names. Just shows you that a good...
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Favorite or New Plant

Cleomes Just about everybody can use a makeover at times, whether it is a new hair style, wardrobe, or...

Tool or Gardening Product

Jet Nozzle Dramm is known for its many fine water breakers and water wands, and I use them every day, but...
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Regional Reminders

  • Harvest Oregano Flowers
  • Find the Right Light for Shade Lovers
  • Deadhead for More Blooms
  • Balance Lawn Food
  • Eggplant Tips

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