New England

September, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


Fall Asters

There is no flower more "New England" than asters. After all, the two main groups of asters are New England aster ( Aster novae anglias ) and New York aster ( A. nova belgii ). It's our hometown flower and a fall standard in any perennial border! I...
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Web Finds

Aster Mythology Greek gods, Minotaurs, floods.... This sounds like a Hollywood epic, but it's really all about...

Shows & Events

Berkshire Botanic Garden Harvest Festival Ah, fall in New England. The leaves are turning, the pumpkins are orange, and harvest festivals...
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Regional Reminders

  • Vegetable Garden Cleanup
  • Harvest Apples
  • Divide Daylilies
  • Cut Back Flowering Baskets
  • Select Rose of Sharon

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