Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

September, 2006
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Fall Plant Sale
Boyce Thompson Arboretum in Superior, Arizona, offers thousands of well-adapted, low-water-use plants for sale daily from Oct. 7 to 22, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Arboretum experts and Master Gardeners are available on weekends to answer questions. Admission to this state park is required to attend the plant sale. Pack a picnic and enjoy an easy hike through the grounds. For more info, visit:

Web Finds

Composting With Worms
All you ever wanted to know about using composting worms to recycle kitchen scraps and produce rich castings to use on plants is a click away with this Composting With Worms site from Washington State University.


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