Southwestern Deserts

October, 2000
Regional Report

In the Garden


Growing Vertical

Fall is a perfect time for planting many types of landscape plants, but I don't always think of vines as an option. The choices are fewer than of shrubs and trees in the Southwest, but vines add an interesting vertical to the landscape. Versatile...
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Shows & Events

La Fiesta de los Chiles Spice up your life at La Fiesta de los Chiles at the Tucson Botanical Gardens on October 28 to...


Landscape Plants for Dry Regions Landscape Plants for Dry Regions , by Warren Jones and Charles Sacamano (Fisher Books, 2000;...
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Regional Reminders

  • Transplant Landscape Plants
  • Add Compost to Beds
  • Start a Compost Pile
  • Winter Lawn Preparation
  • Monitor Water Needs

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