Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

January, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden


Planting Bareroot Roses

Bareroot roses are in the nurseries now, and January is a prime month for planting them. Choose plants with at least three or four chubby green canes. If possible, inspect the roots before purchase to ensure they aren't dried out. They are usually...
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Shows & Events

Australia Day Festival Boyce Thompson Arboretum's celebration of the "land down under" includes walking tours of its...

Web Finds

Integrated Pest Management The University of California has produced extensive research and materials on integrated pest...
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Regional Reminders

  • Time to Prune
  • Inspect Veggies for Cabbage Loopers
  • Tend Spring Bulbs
  • Plant Flowers
  • Maintain Winter Lawns

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