Southern Coasts

November, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden

802

Can These Plants Be Saved?

A woman on her way to live in Europe brought me two of her houseplants that were sadly neglected -- a weeping fig ( Ficus benjamina ) and a corn plant ( Dracaena fragrans 'Massangeana'). She had ignored the dull leaf color and lack of new growth, and...
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Resources

Favorite or New Plant

So, You Like Victorian Lots of folks love Victorian style, and as the holidays approach, the nosegays and lacy ornaments...

Recipes

Reinventing the Sack Lunch As my youngest child (and only daughter) turned into a teenager, her tastes changed radically,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Send Ladybugs Home
  • Watch for Sticky Messes
  • Clean Hitchhikers
  • Group Plants According to Light Needs
  • Care for Christmas Cactus

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