Lower South

August, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Getting Ready For Fall

Fall is prime time for southern gardeners. Non-southerners often speak of the long growing season in the South. Really we have two short growing seasons, spring and fall, separated by the infernal summer dormant season and few brief winter cold snaps....
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How to Grow Native Plants of Texas and the Southwest Native plant enthusiast and home gardeners looking for solid how-to information on growing...

Favorite or New Plant

Mexican Bush Sage Mexican Bush Sage ( Salvia leucantha ) is a superb perennial plant that is definitely...
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Regional Reminders

  • Mow Lawns High
  • Protect Seedlings from Insects
  • Reduce Mosquitoes
  • Prevent Scale Insects
  • Control Webworms

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