Southwestern Deserts

July, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Natural Plant Dyes

Whew! It's hot in my garden with the record-breaking heat that's been hammering the Phoenix area. Rather than fight it, I choose to think of July and August as the equivalent of snowy winters in other parts of the country. It's a good time to hide...
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Native Plants for High-Elevation Western Gardens Native Plants for High-Elevation Western Gardens by Janice Busco and Nancy R. Morin in...

Local Buzz

School Garden Assistance for Teachers Western Growers is developing a program to assist teachers with school gardens in Arizona and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Sow Native Seeds
  • Sow Pumpkins
  • Harvest Rainwater
  • Monitor Water Needs
  • Caring for Lawns in Summer Heat

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