Southern Coasts

April, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Herbs Everywhere

No matter how large or small your garden, there are herbs to be grown, and planting basil is a good place to start. Easy Basils Grown for centuries, basil ( Ocimum basilicum ) needs most of the day's sun, ample water, and more fertilizer than most...
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Favorite or New Plant

Iris, Bearded or Not With so many iris family members, I want more and so should you! No other group is so reliable...

Web Finds

More About Herbs Visit The Herbal Encyclopedia , a comprehensive, reader-friendly site with an alphabetical chart...
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Regional Reminders

  • Add Garden Stakes Early
  • Repot Now
  • Keep Planting
  • Prune Spring-Blooming Shrubs After Flowering
  • Tend to the Lawn

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