Lower South

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Containers for Color

I love growing foliage and flowering plants in containers. Containers are a great way to add instant color and pizzazz to the landscape, and they provide people with limited space a chance to garden. Your porch, patio, balcony, or driveway can go from...
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Web Finds

Annual and Perennial Flowers for Mississippi Gardens If you want to learn more about growing annual and perennial flowers in the South, check out the...

Favorite or New Plant

Narrow-Leaf Zinnia Narrow-leaf zinnia ( Zinnia angustifolia ) is finally receiving the attention it deserves as a...
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Regional Reminders

  • Control Powdery Mildew
  • Wean Transplants off the Water Hose
  • Sharpen Mower Blades
  • Fertilize Flowering Plants
  • Stop Using Post Emergence Herbicides on Turf

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