This is an archived article. For the latest news, go to the Advance Homepage
For more archives, go to the Advance Archive/Search Page.

Banner Advance Home Navigation Bar Advance Home Issue Index Read past articles Weekly Calendar

November 8, 2004

New Gardening Calendar Offers Variety of Tips

A new 2005 gardening wall calendar, Nurturing Nature, offers simple, daily gardening tips with a regional slant.

The 28-page calendar contains monthly, full-color 91/2” x 12” images of plants and landscapes. It also points users to virtual plant walks, a database of 500 New England plants, accurate weather forecasts, and Master Gardener classes, and includes moon phases, U.S. holidays, space for notes, and a 2006 calendar grid.

The calendar, produced by Communications and Information Technology, a part of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources, is an ideal gift for gardeners and other nature lovers. It costs $9.95 plus postage for a total of $12.25. Order some today, and don’t forget about yourself.

There are five ways to purchase the calendar.

  • Call 860.486.3336.
  • Order by fax 860.486.0100.
  • Mail the order to:
    University of Connecticut
    Communications and Information Technology Publications Resource Center
    1376 Storrs Road, Unit 4035
    Storrs, CT 06269-4035.
  • Go to and order online.
  • Or visit the W.B. Young Building, Room 2. Business hours are 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Checks should be payable to the University of Connecticut. The store also accepts Visa and MasterCard.