Pacific Northwest

March, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden

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Extending the Growing Season

The growing season is never quite long enough around here and I'm always searching for ways to get a jump on it. One way is by starting seeds indoors and setting out 6- or 8-week-old seedlings, instead of sowing seeds outdoors after the last frost. Of...
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Resources

Books

Growing Bulbs: The Complete Practical Guide Growing Bulbs: The Complete Practical Guide , by Brian Mathew (Timber Press, 1997; $30), is...

Favorite or New Plant

Daylilies Daylilies are dependable perennials, adapting to most soils with ease, and performing well in...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Peas
  • Begin Harvesting Asparagus
  • Apply Dormant Oil
  • Care for Spring Bulbs
  • Cut Back Leggy Geraniums

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