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.

Fall Planting Guide

This is the time of year when Arizona's desert gardeners head outside to get a jump on fall vegetable and herb planting. Fall is our biggest planting season, when we can have successive crops of edibles, some that will last into early spring. It's a huge time for seed...

Growing Tomatoes In The Fall

People new to gardening or to gardening in the desert are often surprised to learn there are actually two opportunities to grow tomatoes in this climate. The main season, early spring, is when most tomato planting takes place. The lengthening of days and a long spring...

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.