Middle South

May, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


When Leafies Leave

Spring greens are a fleeting presence in the garden, which is a good reason to make every day count. Long days and warm temperatures trigger the plants to switch from producing leaves to developing flowers, and once this process starts, there is no...
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Favorite or New Plant

New Zealand Spinach Of the three plants you'll often see suggested as hot-weather spinach substitutes (Malabar...


Freezing Leafy Greens No matter how hard you try, you probably will not manage to consume all of your leafy greens...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Pole Beans
  • Promote Buzz Beacons
  • Pinch Mums
  • Plant Basil
  • Seed Summer Squash

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