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6 Tips for Desert Gardening

I love the practical tips in this desert gardening post. We don't technically live in the desert, but I'm going to apply these ideas to our own unique climate too.

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from Balcony Garden Web

24 Best Drought Tolerant Plants That Grow In Lack Of Water

All plants need water to survive. However, like plants that require more water, there are plants that grow in a lack of water. Check them out.

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from Better Homes and Gardens

Top Fruit Trees for the Southwest

Figs are among Top Fruit Trees for the Southwest. I understand they're deer-resistant too, so they can go outside the garden fence, along with the mulberry trees, which are so prolific that a little deer pruning should be beneficial. ;)

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Desert Gardening: Gardening Calendar This annual gardening calendar for the Desert Region will help you decide what tasks to do and when to do them.

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from Tiny r(E)volution

How-To grow a veggie garden even in the desert

It is pretty important to note that one of the immediate benefits of growing veggies in the desert is you can enjoy two growing seasons instead of the traditional single season that we see in other…

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Growing Vegetables in Drought, Desert & Dry Times: The Complete Guide to Organic Gardening without Wasting Water by Maureen Gilmer http://www.amazon.com/dp/163217023X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_dlsLwb0RMYMCQ

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