Southwestern Deserts

April, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Palo Verde Trees

Many desert-adapted trees generate glorious clouds of color when in bloom. My favorites, the palo verdes ( Cercidium spp.) are finishing up their spring bloom now, dropping a skirt of spent yellow blossoms at their feet. It provides the satisfying...
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Shows & Events

Parade of Ponds It may take the entire weekend to see the more than 40 ponds and water gardens on this...

Favorite or New Plant

Partridge Breast Aloe Partridge breast aloe ( Aloe variegata ) always catches my eye. It has rich green foliage with...
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Regional Reminders

  • Get Outdoors and Enjoy!
  • Feed and Water Roses
  • Water Tomatoes Consistently
  • Caring for Bulbs
  • Water Citrus

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