Southwestern Deserts

November, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Planning for Roses

Did you know that 40 percent of rose bushes sold throughout the country are grown in Arizona's low desert? The West Valley of Maricopa County (where Phoenix is located) is home to some of the largest growers in the country. Roses thrive in our desert...
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Web Finds

Albuquerque Rose Society If you live in the Albuquerque area and are interested in roses, seek out the Albuquerque Rose...

Favorite or New Plant

'America' Climbing Rose If you have space for a tall climber and want fragrance, 'America' will reward you with stunning...
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Regional Reminders

  • Watering Roses
  • Fertilizing Roses
  • Watering Container Roses
  • Deadheading Roses
  • Make Plant Labels

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