Gardening Books for Winter Reading and Gifting – 2 of 4

Get Started Gardening! As more of us live in urban environments, and kids grow up surrounded by buildings, gardening knowledge is no longer passed down with the generations. Instead, many folks have to turn to books (or blogs like mine) to learn the tricks of the trade. I admit, electronic books are ok for fiction,Read moreRead more

Gardening Books for Winter Reading and Gifting – 1 of 4

Let’s Build Something! Face it, electronic books are fine for fiction, but when it comes to plant care or DIY (Do It Yourself) I want a real printed book with pages that I can mark, text that is easy to refer back to, and plenty of pictures to stimulate my imagination and show me whatRead moreRead more

Garden Calendar for November 2018

Official “first frost” date in Tucson has traditionally been November 15th (which is why we tell you to plant the cool weather vegetable seeds in October.) That said – I was just at the Desert Green XXII Conference in Las Vegas where the shift in weather patterns was one of the many topics discussed. Basically,Read moreRead more