Tropical South

July, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden

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Rain Update

We have had record rains in June, with over 20 inches in Palm Beach county, 18 inches in Broward county and 16 inches in Dade county. My house is only 5 feet above sea level and about 1 block from the New River in Fort Lauderdale. We had urban flood...
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Resources

Books

Window Gardens for Windows, Walls, Decks, and Balconies Window Gardens for Windows, Walls, Decks, and Balconies , by Jane Forester and Stephen Roberts,...

Favorite or New Plant

Clock Bush or Purple Glory Bush The clock bush or purple glory bush, Thunbergia erecta , is a medium-sized shrub with...
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Regional Reminders

  • Prune Trees for Safety
  • Hurricanes
  • Insect Activity
  • Try Some Perennials
  • Time to Propagate

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