Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

June, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Roses in Summer

Roses are quite fuss-free in the low desert, adding color and fragrance to our gardens and supplying beautiful cut flowers. Even though summer is our most difficult season for roses, you can help them thrive by watering effectively and maintaining...
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Web Finds

Mesa-East Valley Rose Society This Arizona garden club celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. The Mesa-East Valley Rose...

Favorite or New Plant

Sunset Celebration Hybrid Tea Rose Since we live where the sunsets are photographed by millions of visitors, the Sunset Celebration...
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Regional Reminders

  • Deadhead Roses
  • Extending the Life of Rose Bouquets
  • Don't Fret Half-Moons on Foliage
  • Fertilizing Roses in Summer
  • Hose Off Spider Mites

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