Southwestern Deserts

October, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Fall Rose Care

Lucky low desert gardeners! Rose bushes are venturing out of summer's heat, ready to burst into their second major bloom period. Although the fall flowering is usually not as prolific as the spring bloom, it's still delightful. You can enhance your rose...
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Shows & Events

Rose and Arrangement Show The Rose and Arrangement Show on November 15 will feature hundreds of roses in the juried show at...

Favorite or New Plant

Cherry Parfait This AARS winner looks and sounds good enough to eat. Its foliage provides a dark green backdrop...
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Regional Reminders

  • Fertilize Roses
  • Keep Roses Well Watered
  • Spread Mulch
  • Apply Epsom Salts
  • Choose New Varieties

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