Southwestern Deserts

January, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Bulbs in Containers

I go overboard when it comes to buying bulbs. I stock up early when the selection is good, and then I can't resist purchasing more later just for the fun of it. This year, a few Master Gardeners shared some iris and rain lily divisions with me, so my...
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Cultivating Sacred Space: Gardening for the Soul I read Cultivating Sacred Space: Gardening for the Soul , by Elizabeth Murray (Pomegranate...

Favorite or New Plant

Queen Victoria Agave Agaves can be striking focal points in a southwestern landscape. One of my favorites is the Queen...
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Regional Reminders

  • Reduce Winter Watering
  • Pruning Time
  • Pull Winter Weeds
  • Start Tomatoes and Peppers
  • Fertilize Citrus

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