Southern Coasts

February, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


A Case for Ground Cover

Ground covers are problem solvers for slopes and other areas that are difficult to mow, and for locations too shady for lawn grass. They also are useful for suppressing weeds in a big garden border. Beyond the Ivy Many more ground covers can grow in...
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Local Buzz

Easier Seeding I'm hearing good reports from several areas about pelleted lettuce seed. Pelleted seed has been...

Favorite or New Plant

The Lady is a Tramp Just like I love Janis Joplin for her husky, blues-filled trampy style, I love Lady Banks. But...
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Regional Reminders

  • Plant Roses
  • Spray Horticultural Oil
  • Spray for Oak Leaf Blisters
  • Feed Hungry Perennials
  • Send Tulips to the Compost Pile

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