Lower South

November, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


'Tis the Season to be Freezin'

Our first hard frosts and freezes are just around the corner. When cold weather threatens, we gardeners go to great (and often strange) lengths to safeguard their plants from cold damage. We live between the northern zones where there's a REAL winter...
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Web Finds

Frost Protection University of Arizona's Frost Protection web site is an excellent reference on frost and...

Favorite or New Plant

Mexican Bush Sage (Salvia leucantha) Salvias are hot items in southern gardens these days and few rival Salvia leucantha , also known...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prepare Soil Now for the Spring Garden
  • Stagger Lettuce Plantings
  • Bring Berry-Filled Branches Indoors
  • Force Bulbs to Brighten Winter Days
  • Reduce Fertilizer for Indoor Plants

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