Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

April, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Cabbage Loopers

I was admiring a calendula bursting with blooms yesterday when I noticed holes in the foliage. Then I spotted telltale black droppings, like sprinklings of pepper, on some of the leaves. After I got down on my knees for a closer look, I rounded up two...
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Earth-Friendly Landscaping The University of Arizona Maricopa County Cooperative Extension Urban Horticulture Department is...


Landscape Watering by the Numbers Landscape Watering by the Numbers is a handy, 18-page booklet recently published by the Arizona...
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Regional Reminders

  • Continue Transplanting
  • Water Tomatoes Carefully
  • Watch for Aphids
  • Fertilize Roses
  • Water and Fertilize Containers

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