For more information on cool weather vegetable gardening, check out Star Note #200.
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Monday, August 8, 2016
Thursday, August 4, 2016
Here in the desert southwest we all know that we need to conserve as much water as we can. We follow the watering schedules, we convert to a xeriscape yard and install drip emitters.
Still so many of us are missing the water saving boat by not doing this one simple trick.
Monday, July 11, 2016
You're watering your plants more because it's hot outside.
It seems like the logical thing to do in the summer, but your plants are responding by turning yellow!
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Palms have long been a favorite of desert gardeners, commercial enterprises and homeowners. They make striking accents and give a tropical look to desert and traditional landscapes. Some varieties are planted as single specimens, some in accent clumps and others make excellent potted subjects for yard or patio. The following paragraphs cover when and how to plant palms, how to maintain them and which ones have proven track records in our climate.