It’s time to think ahead in your landscape. If you want spring color as your pansy beds play out, host Walter Reeves has some suggestions on “Gardening in Georgia” Oct. 12 on Georgia Public Television.One trick to give a color contrast in a pansy bed is to underplant them with spring-flowering bulbs. Reeves shows how to plant bulbs in a pansy bed. He provides a list, too, of the ones that do best.Reeves takes a look at indoor ferns, too. He uses the Biltmore Estates in Asheville, N.C., as a backdrop to learn more about these primitive plants and their care in the home.Finally, Reeves points out that the luffa sponge you enjoy in your bath doesn’t come from the ocean but from a gourd you can easily grow in your garden. He shows how to grow the gourd and then how to make a sponge from its contents.”Gardening in Georgia” (www.gardeningingeorgia.com) is produced by the University of Georgia College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences and GPTV. It airs twice each Saturday, at noon and 7 p.m.
Dr. Michael Fong, an associate professor of clinical medicine at the Keck School of Medicine, remains in the hospital following a car accident involving a West Hollywood Sheriff’s patrol car on Thursday.According to NBC4 News, Fong was in critical condition on Friday but his family reported he was doing OK on Saturday. The crash, which was reported at 11:15 p.m. Thursday, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, left one dead and three injured, including Fong.Two sheriff’s deputies were responding to a domestic violence call when their car struck another vehicle near the intersection of Santa Monica and San Vicente boulevards and spun onto the sidewalk, hitting two pedestrians. All four men were transported to local hospitals.The other pedestrian was identified as Jonathan Peña, a 27-year-old man from Los Angeles, according to NBC4 News. Peña later succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. The two deputies remained hospitalized as of Saturday.
ROMA are plotting summer moves for Chelsea midfielder Pedro and Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen, according to reports.Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is also set for a return to Old Trafford from the Italian side where he is currently on loan.3 Roma are plotting a move for Chelsea winger Pedro3 The Serie A side are also interested in Jan Vertonghen from TottenhamPedro, who turns 33 in July, will see his deal at Stamford Bridge expire in the summer.And Vertonghen’s contract also expires in North London at the end of the season so the Serie A side will move for both players, according to the Mail.Roma will have room on the wage bill as SunSport exclusively revealed last week Smalling will head back to United at the end of the season – dashing his hopes of a permanent move.MAN UTD NEWS LIVE: Follow for the latest United newsThe England defender has had an excellent first season in Italy, falling in love with the country and becoming a firm fan favourite.The 30-year-old is keen to stay, and the Serie A side want to snap him-up, with previous talks over a £25m deal going well.But the ex-Fulham ace is now expected to return to Old Trafford this summer, with Roma in financial difficulty due to coronavirus.Pedro’s Chelsea exit has been on the cards for a while and he said in March: “I’m terminating my contract, but right now it’s not the most important thing, nor have I stopped to think about it.”The Spaniard has played just 18 times this season – with only nine of those in the Premier League – and scored twice.CHELSEA NEWS LIVE: Follow for the latest Blues newsWillian, Christian Pulisic and Callum Hudson-Odoi are all ahead of him in the pecking order under Frank Lampard when fit and available, with Ajax star Hakim Ziyech also joining next season.Reports elsewhere suggest Roma have already made their approach with a £2.7million-a-year offer, equating to just over £50,000 per week, plus bonuses.At Spurs, they are understood to have offered Vertonghen a one-year extension on reduced terms.MOST READ IN FOOTBALLTHROUGH ITRobbie Keane reveals Claudine’s father was ’50-50′ in coronavirus battleTOP SELLERGavin Whelan has gone from League of Ireland to David Beckham’s InstagramI SAW ROORodallega saw Rooney ‘drinking like madman’ & Gerrard ‘on bar dancing shirtless’PicturedAN EYEFULMeet Playboy model and football agent Anamaria Prodan bidding to buy her own clubExclusiveRIYAD RAIDMan City’s Riyad Mahrez has three luxury watches stolen in £500,000 raidNEXT STEPJonny Hayes set to move to English Championship having been let go by CelticKEANE DEALEx Man United youth ace David Jones says Roy Keane negotiated a contract for himREF RELEASEDChampions League ref Vincic released by cops after arrest in prostitution raidBut The Belgian, who turns 33 in April, wants at least another two years.And so, unlike his international team-mate Toby Alderweireld, the long-serving defender is on course to leave White Hart Lane.Despite falling behind first-choice centre-back pairing Alderweireld and Davinson Sanchez, Vertonghen has made 26 appearances for Spurs this season, often filling in at left-back.3 Chris Smalling has become a popular figure in his first year in Rome but is heading back to Old TraffordCredit: Getty Images – GettyJuan Mata hails Man Utd transfer target Jadon Sancho