Middle South

November, 2013
Regional Report

National News - From NGA Editors

Invasion of the Kudzu Bug

National News

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,...

Stopping Stinkbugs

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...

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In the Garden


Craft Semi-Homemade Gifts

Looking for easy and fun gift ideas for the upcoming holiday season? Combine fresh materials from your garden with store-bought items to make your holiday crafting a breeze. Here are some ideas for semi-homemade gifts from the garden that are quick to...
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Clever Gardening Technique

Homemade Notecards If you have some favorite plant pictures, turn them into notecards by making color copies of the...

Web Finds

North American Fruit Explorers North American Fruit Explorers (NAFEX) is a network of individuals throughout the United...
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Regional Reminders

  • Force Hyacinths
  • Cut Back Mums
  • Care for Kalanchoe
  • Plant Tulips
  • Set Out Evergreens

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