Inland Northwest, High Desert

July, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


When it's HOT, HOT, HOT

When the thermometer tops out day after day, the heat takes a toll on all of us. Roses, too. It seems that no matter how much you water them, roses wilt during these hottest days. There is an answer and that answer is mulch. Mulch To the Rescue Once...
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Nasturtium Shrimp Salad Ingredients 2 teaspoons lemon juice 1/4 cup olive oil salt and pepper 1 cup cooked, shelled...

Favorite or New Plant

English Lavender English lavender ( Lavandula angustifolia ) isn't really from England at all, but southern...
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Regional Reminders

  • Protect Roses from Disease
  • Leave the Leaves
  • Keep the Grass High
  • Keep Deadheading
  • Use Lavender to Repel Flies

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