Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

January, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Choosing Fruit Trees

When contemplating fruit trees to add to low-desert landscapes, citrus leaps to mind, but many other fruit trees produce here, including apple, apricot, peach, plum, fig, and pomegranate. For optimal fruit production, apple, apricot, peach, and plum...
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Shows & Events

Think Trees The 17th Annual Think Trees Conference in Albuquerque, NM, on January 30 and 31 promotes all...


Greens, Garlic, and Grain Cool-season greens are in abundance in the garden. In an effort to combat the excesses of the...
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Regional Reminders

  • Start Tomato and Pepper Plants
  • Prune Modern Roses
  • Watch for Aphids
  • Fertilize Citrus
  • Plant Cool-Season Veggies

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