Southwestern Deserts

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Planting Container Gardens

As our temperatures rise, plants growing in containers need more attention. Soil can really heat up in a pot, and roots can't seek out deeper, moister, or cooler conditions as they would in the garden. Containers usually displayed on concrete patios or...
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Shows & Events

Turf Workshop If you're going to have a lawn in the low desert, do it right. Attend this workshop sponsored by...

Web Finds

Desert Demonstration Garden If you think it's too hot to go outside, you can enjoy a virtual tour of this garden in Nevada at...
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Regional Reminders

  • Protect Deciduous Fruit
  • Butterflies on Citrus
  • Hand-Pollinate Vegetables
  • Fertilize Citrus
  • Maintain Spring Bulbs

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