National News - From NGA Editors
Invasion of the Kudzu Bug
If you live in the Southeastern or Mid-Atlantic states, you may find some unfamiliar insects congregating on the side of your house this fall, looking for places to shelter for the winter. If...
A New Twist with Celosia
Looking for something unusual for your flower garden next spring? Give a new twist to your plantings with Celosia 'Twisted'. This eye-catching variety of Celosia cristata features bright red,...
Go with Gojis
You may have heard the health benefits of goji (go-gee) berries touted of late. These bright orange-red berries, the fruits of the Asian shrub Lycium barbarum , as well as juice made from them,...
There's another relatively new introduced insect pest that's causing problems for both commercial agricultural growers and home gardeners. It's also a home-invading nuisance as it crawls into...
In the Garden
You may be enjoying the last days of mild fall weather, but you can be sure that winter is on the way. Soon our deciduous plants will be bare, and many of the flowers that have filled our landscapes with color will be taken out with the first freeze of...
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Growing Annuals from Clemson University Extension is a great reference on many different...
Favorite or New Plant
Topiary Rosemary Rosemary is the new kid on the block when it comes to plants for holiday decorating. During the...
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- Force Bulbs to Brighten Winter Days
- Reduce Fertilizer for Indoor Plants
- Prepare Soil Now for the Spring Garden
- Stagger Lettuce Plantings
- Harvest Tomatoes and Peppers Before First Fall Frost