Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

March, 2003
Regional Report

In the Garden



I'm always surprised at how quickly aphids seem to appear: one day plants are free of them, the next day tender stems are covered with these tiny sap-suckers. I spotted them on the penstemon near my front gate today, but hadn't noticed them a couple of...
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Shows & Events

Garden Art Exhibit and Auction The Tucson Botanical Garden will display charming and unusual sculptures throughout the grounds...


Secret Gardens of Santa Fe If seeking inspiration for spring planting, page through Secret Gardens of Santa Fe (Rizzoli,...
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Regional Reminders

  • Set Out Warm-Season Vegetables
  • Fertilize Deciduous Fruit Trees
  • Care for Wildflowers
  • Transplant Landscape Plants
  • Harvest Citrus and Vegetables

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