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Month-By-Month Gardening in the Desert Southwest

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Do I prune my hydrangea in the fall or do I wait until early spring?
When is it safe to put out tomatoes?
Can I divide iris now?

If you have ever asked yourself questions like these, "Month-by-Month Gardening in The Desert Southwest "is for you. Gardening is a journey, not a destination. The day-by-day gardening experiences - planting a few onion sets in the first warm aftern
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Paperback, 360 pages
Published April 9th 2003 by Cool Springs Press
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Sonja Stone
Jun 03, 2013 rated it really liked it
This is a great book--I refer to it over and over. It's divided into sections (vegetables and herbs, perennials, cacti, roses, etc.) and each section divided into 12 months. It's suited for high- and low-desert gardeners. I own several of Mary Irish's books. I find her extremely knowledgeable. I mostly use the vegetable gardening section, and I do cross-reference with other sources for proper timing regarding seedling starts, but the info on safely treating local pests is wonderful. Very clear, ...more
Joan Yost
This is excellent! Covers the area from El Paso, TX, through southern Arizona on to Southern California.
Kate
Jul 11, 2016 rated it really liked it
Very useful for the month to month planning - especially for a newcomer. I found a used one of Amazon as I see this as being really worthwhile in the beginning and then after a while, not so much.
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