New England

September, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


The Summer of Squash

With the cool air starting to filter its way down from Canada (did I hear frost in some forecasts?), flowers and vegetables are slowing their growth. However, one crop that never seems to quit until the first frost has struck is summer squash. We all...
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Favorite or New Plant

Great Blue Lobelia The great blue lobelia ( Lobelia siphilitica ) is a favored plant because it flowers in late...

Shows & Events

Magic Chinese Lanterns You can see more than 600 Chinese lanterns lighted and on display in the Chinese Garden of the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Harvest Carrots
  • Jump Start Tomato Ripening
  • Dig Gladiolus
  • Transplant Peonies
  • Harvest Pears

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