Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

October, 2007
Regional Report

Shows & Events

Plant Sale
Yuma, Arizona, garden clubs offer early holiday shopping opportunities at a Community Bazaar. The Pecan Grove Garden Club sells plants, birdhouses, and "Christmas trees" made from dried agave bloom stalks. Festooned with lights and decorations, these Southwestern natives will add a unique regional flair to your holiday decor. The Yuma Orchid Society will be selling ... what else, orchids! Held November 17 at the Civic Center in Yuma, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free admission.

Web Finds

Rosy Dawn Gardens
Enjoy the amazing color variations available by scrolling the coleus photos at this Rosy Dawn Gardens site. Make your wish lists now for next summer because this selection is more than you'll find at any local garden center.


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