Southwestern Deserts

March, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Fertilizing Roses in Spring

Strolling through the rose demonstration garden at Cooperative Extension today, I noted that the somewhat barren bushes are starting to leaf out again after the heavy pruning they received from Master Gardener volunteers in January. I'm not a pruner at...
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Shows & Events

Real Gardens for Real People: An Educational Garden Tour Six Master Gardeners open their landscapes to the public, featuring the following themes: Sonoran...


Desert Landscaping for Beginners The book Desert Landscaping for Beginners , edited by yours truly and illustrated by Carole...
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Regional Reminders

  • Planting Roses
  • Clean Up Leaf Litter
  • Mulching
  • Watering Roses
  • Checking for Flower Thrips

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