Southwestern Deserts

July, 2001
Regional Report

In the Garden


One Great Melon

Last year, a local farmer told me about an incredibly sweet melon from France called the Charentais. I'd never tasted one, so I ordered some seeds and planted them in late May. I harvested my first two melons last week, and I'll be growing these every...
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Shows & Events

Butterfly Pavilion Visit the newly opened Butterfly Pavilion at the Rio Grande Botanical Garden in Albuquerque,...

Web Finds

Forgotten Pollinators Forgotten Pollinators is part of the web site for the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum in Tucson,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Sow Summer Squash
  • Clean Garden Beds
  • Save Flower Seeds
  • Summer Care for Roses
  • Plant Palms

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