Hot Pots: Container Gardening in the Arid Southwest
Award-winning author, Scott Calhoun, and local nature expert, Lynn Hassler, provide a unique approach to container gardening by creating a title that is specific to the Southwest region. This publication provides detailed information about creating a decorative yard, patio, or balcony in arid climates and discusses the variety of plant options available from vegetables and...more
Paperback, 127 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by Rio Nuevo Publishers
(first published 2009)
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A new favorite garden writer. Makes me want to use more desert plants and go see gardens in Phoenix and other desert settings. The only complaint I have is that many plants and gardens were described but not shown. There were many photos, and they were quite good, but I wanted more.
Scott Calhoun explores backroads and backcountry in search of plants, gardens, architecture and food. Scott has writen five critically aclaimed gardening books. His first book, Yard Full of Sun, received the 2006 American Horticultural Society Book Award; his second title, Chasing Wildflowers, was awarded the Garden Writers Association 2008 Silver Book Award. Scott’s most recent titles include: De...moreMore about Scott Calhoun...