Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Southwestern Deserts

April, 2010
Regional Report

Shows & Events

National Public Gardens Day
Rio Grande Botanic Garden in Albuquerque celebrates the day with talks and demonstrations on home gardening and landscape design, including earth-friendly topics such as water-wise gardening. Friday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For admissions information, see

Web Finds

Native Plant Society of New Mexico
More and folks are turning on to the diverse beauty of landscaping with native plants. Native Plant Society of New Mexico contains links to species checklists of plants found in various areas, photos and references. Society membership offers discounts at selected nurseries.


Today's site banner is by nmumpton and is called "Gymnocalycium andreae"