Southwestern Deserts

August, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Leucophyllums for Summer Color

When humidity and summer thundershowers arrive, Leucophyllums burst into bloom seemingly overnight. My regular stroll to a nearby park takes on a completely different appearance, with a swath of purple-flowering shrubs along the sidewalk. A decade or...
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Web Finds

Wildlife Site Sponsored by the National Wildlife Federation, this Nature site provides a variety of...

Local Buzz

Tribute to Long-Time Gardener Maricopa County Master Gardeners are creating a Scholarship Endowment in honor of James Baker,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Provide Water for Wildlife
  • Maintain Roses
  • Harvest Rainwater
  • Caring for Citrus
  • Watering Lawns

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