Blueberries Simplified

Blueberries Simplified

Blueberries can seem complicated but they’re really not.  Since we’re in Phoenix and in the low desert, we want to help demystify blueberries and make it easy for you to select the right varieties to maximize your fruit yield.

There are really four simple things to consider when selecting varieties:  1) Chill Hours 2) Zone 3) Plant Characteristics and 4) Early, Mid & Late Fruiting.  This section of our website will clarify the selection process so you focus on just the right variety mix. We call it Blueberries Simplied. We’ll start here with Chill Hours: [Read more…]

Tips for Growing Berries in the Low Desert

Tips for Growing Berries in the Low Desert

Growing berries is one of the easiest ways to produce nutritious home grown food! If you’ve ever found wild strawberries or blackberries you will realize that these plants will generally produce fruit without our intervention. However, in Phoenix certain techniques will help you get the best crops. [Read more…]

To-Do List for April

To-Do List for April

To-Do List for April

If you have a lawn or a garden in our Arizona desert, you might need a little assistance with what to expect in your garden here in Phoenix, and what to do in your garden at certain times of the year. Here are some basic tips for caring for your Phoenix plants, flowers, vegetables, and trees. [Read more…]

FAQ’s About Tomato Growing

FAQ’s About Tomato Growing

There are several questions that bother many tomato growers. First, I would like you see a well done video with some great advice on growing tomatoes. [Read more…]

Your Desert Garden – Monthly Do List for March

Your Desert Garden – Monthly Do List for March

If you have a lawn or a garden in our Arizona desert, you might need a little assistance with what to expect in your garden, and what to do in your garden at certain times of the year. Here are some basic tips for caring for your desert plants, flowers, vegetables, and trees. [Read more…]