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How to Grow An Avocado Tree in the Desert || Weed 'Em and Reap
An Arizona planting guide. Things are different in the dessert -- print out what to plant when!
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.
Tips for Starting a Vegetable Garden in the Desert - EXACTLY what I needed to hear about the heat
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. ;)
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.
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
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…
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.