Even if you have a small garden, you can still grow fruit trees. Fruit trees naturally break dormancy and start to grow in early spring, so that is the best time to plant. Until then, daydreaming about what and where you will plant is time well spent.
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About the Coastal South Region
Stretching along the Gulf Coast, this region covers Southern Texas and Louisiana, the coastline of Alabama, Mississippi, Georgia, South Carolina and central and northern Florida. The climate is subtropical and tropical, with more than 100 hot and humid days with temperatures averaging 86°F and 40-60 inches of rain each year. The very rich soil is mostly sand or clay with a limestone base.