Southwestern Deserts

May, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Matching Plants with Containers

Does a plant ever grab your eye at the nursery and you just have to take it home? Then, what to do with it? As an impulse buy, it may not work in your garden or landscape. I do this more often than I care to admit, but have been following the advice of...
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Shows & Events

Southwest Planting Design for Beginners This four-part class will help you understand the desert plant palette and develop a design for...

Favorite or New Plant

Aloe vanbalenii The stiff, barbed leaves of Aloe vanbalenii have a lime green color and develop reddish bronze...
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Regional Reminders

  • Increase Watering Frequency
  • Water Deciduous Fruit Trees
  • Fertilize Citrus
  • Prune Heritage Roses
  • Plant Bermuda Lawns

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