Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

November, 2002
Regional Report

In the Garden


Stress-Reducing Plants

Experts say that stroking the soft fur of your cat or dog can reduce stress and lower blood pressure. I think that's true, as I feel pretty relaxed when I'm stretched out on the lawn chair petting my little gardening buddy, Spot. However, there are...
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Web Finds

Oasis Designs If you're interested in using grey water in the landscape, the Oasis Design Web site contains...

Shows & Events

Toto, This Isn't Kansas Mid-elevation desert has unique rock formations, soils, geologic history, weather, seasons, and...
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Regional Reminders

  • Provide for Wildlife
  • Start a Compost Pile
  • Plant Cool-Season Annuals
  • Decrease Watering Frequency
  • Maintain Lawns

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