Middle South

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Thoughtful Thinning

I love the magic and mystery of growing flowers and vegetables from seed--until it's time to thin. After waiting for my babies to emerge, I grit my teeth as I sentence half of them to the compost pile. But it must be done, because no plants will grow...
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Shows & Events

Celebrating Native Azaleas Native species will dominate the seminars and tours in this year's convention of the Azalea...

Favorite or New Plant

Egg Gourds Growing the large-vined and fruited dipper gourds is fun, but if your garden is small, you might...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Celosia
  • Pinch Back Sage
  • Stake Lilies
  • Fertilize Warm-Season Grasses
  • Harvest Strawberries

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