Lower South

July, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Watering 101

I learned a valuable lesson about plant roots and watering when I was growing up. We had a tree just outside the kitchen window. That was in the days when gray water was often routed out of the home and onto the soil. This tree received the water from...
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Web Finds

Consumer Horticulture The Consumer Horticulture Web site from North Carolina State Extension is one of the top 5...

Favorite or New Plant

Persian Shield Shady spots can pose a gardening problem for southern gardeners. Our palate is limited and most...
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Regional Reminders

  • Keep Hydrated
  • Plant Heat Tolerant Flowers
  • Raise Mower Blades
  • Plant More Veggies
  • Prune Fruit Trees

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