National News - From NGA Editors
Unusual Butterfly Geranium
Geraniums (Pelargoniums) are classic summer annuals that grace window boxes, containers, and gardens across the country. While most gardeners are familiar with the Martha Washington and zonal...
Japanese Beetles Thrive With Global Warming
Global warming is affecting plants, animals, and insects in ways we are just starting to understand. Unfortunately, not all species will be affected equally, and some of the worst pests of garden...
Prevent Dog Spots on Your Lawn
Mans best friend can be one of the lawns worst enemies. Dead areas on lawns from dogs "doing their business" are a common sight in urban and suburban areas with little green space. While the...
Eat Veggies to Build Muscles
Most people think protein is essential to building and maintaining muscles. While protein is a key ingredient, it turns out that vegetables and fruits are just as important. Its the high level of...
In the Garden
Most vines for low-desert landscapes need to be tough characters, full of pomp and swagger as they cover stucco walls and ramadas through the endless summer. And we want them to look good while they're at it, providing vivid color for us to enjoy with...
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Prescott Garden Tour Gather fresh ideas for your high-desert landscape, or simply escape the low-desert heat for a...
Centennial Museum & Chihuahuan Desert Gardens One of four distinct desert regions in North America, the Chihuahuan Desert supports hundreds of...
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