Southwestern Deserts

May, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


Alluring Aloes

If you think the only aloe that's worth growing is the overused Aloe vera , think again. This genus offers a variety of interesting flower and foliage shapes, sizes, and colors. Foliage can be green, bluish gray tinged with red, or speckled in...
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Web Finds

Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Texas The Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Texas divides Texas into ten vegetation regions and...


Desert Butterfly Gardening Desert Butterfly Gardening ( Arizona Native Plant Society and the Sonoran Arthropod Studies...
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Regional Reminders

  • Save Seeds
  • Protect Citrus
  • Watch for Leafcutter Bees
  • Plant Bermuda Lawns
  • Prune Old Garden Roses

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