Western Mountains and High Plains

December, 2004
Regional Report

In the Garden


Winter Gleanings

The winter season is a good time of year to do some catching up. For the most part, gardens are in their dormant mode, and we can turn our attention to planning for the coming season. While mountain gardeners will find the soil locked up solid, many...
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The Nature Observer's Handbook The Nature Observer's Handbook: Learning to Appreciate Our Natural World , by John W. Brainerd...

Favorite or New Plant

Peperomia There are many interesting peperomia plants, but Peperomia caperata 'Red Ripple' is one that...
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Regional Reminders

  • Reduce the Gnat Invasion
  • Send For Seed and Plant Catalogs
  • Purge Drip Irrigation Systems
  • Protect Tree Bark From Critters
  • Store Seeds Properly

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