Tropical South

November, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


Microbial Revolution

New housing developments are springing up everywhere in Florida and Texas. Good economic times have spurred unprecedented growth. Farms, ranches, woods, and open land are cut away to provide clean building sites for new development. This cleaning-out...
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Favorite or New Plant

Banana Bananas are the essence of the tropics. Along with palms they add a tropical ambiance to any...

Local Buzz

Flamingo Gardens If you're into birds and gardens, Flamingo Gardens is a nice place to visit for a day trip. The...
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Regional Reminders

  • Reduce Watering
  • Harvest Tropical Fruit
  • Control Leaf Spot Fungus
  • Control Weeds with Mulch
  • Use Native Plants

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