Southwest Gardener: Make Your Garden Feel Like Home

Southwest Gardener is a Phoenix shop that celebrates the uniqueness of the desert Southwest. We treat the garden as high art and offer many one-of-a kind and handcrafted items to make your home and garden beautiful. We’re here to help with practical gardening needs and to spark your creative spirit. You’ll find workshops on everything from how-to gardening lessons to crafting inspired garden art. Scheduled  plant sales include organic herbs and vegetables. In the desert, we  garden and play outdoors 10 months of the year. Come see how you can make your garden feel like home.

Summer Bermuda Grass Lawn Care

Grass in the desert provides an island of cool in our scorching heat. But it also requires more water and care than desert-adapted plants. So here are some water-efficient tips for keeping your turf healthy and beautiful. Most homeowners have some form of Bermuda...

A New Friend At The Feeder

Here's a new pal that's just found the feeder on the patio of our midtown Phoenix highrise. She's quick but we got a sweet video. Enjoy! hummingbird video We have more information on hummingbirds right here.

Feeding Citrus

The experts at the University of Arizona College Cooperative Extension have a useful guide to fertilizing citrus and it updates the timing of when to feed some citrus plants. Lemons and limes stay close to the schedule we're all familiar with: February, April, and...