Tropical South

December, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden

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Holiday Trees

While people in most of the rest of the country are enjoying their evergreen holiday trees this time of year, in Florida and South Texas we have to improvise. Our native red cedar is probably the best bet. It has a nice fragrance, dense growth pattern,...
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Local Buzz

Mounts Botanic Garden Mounts Botanic Garden is located at 531 North Military Trail, West Palm Beach, just west of Palm...

Favorite or New Plant

Royal Palm Royal palm ( Roystonea elata ) is the tallest of the native Florida palms, capable of reaching...
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Regional Reminders

  • Winter Garden Color
  • Check Houseplants for Pests
  • Harvest Strawberries
  • Hand-Pollinate Vegetables
  • Check for Salt Water

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