Lower South

July, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Gardening in the Heat

New arrivals to our Lower South region from cooler parts of the country are truly shocked at just how hot it gets. The heat is oppressive not just during the day, but also during the sultry nights. The high temperatures and humidity can last for months...
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Web Finds

Food and Nutrition Sites Need a fast resource for information on home food preservation? Well this is it. The Food and...

Favorite or New Plant

Red Bird of Paradise When summer temperatures heat up, there are a few plants that don't seem to notice at all. The...
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Regional Reminders

  • Control Aphids
  • Water Container Plants Often
  • Control Fire Ants
  • Protect Fruit Trees
  • Ready Gardens for Fall

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