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.

Watering Outdoor Potted Plants

Outdoor potted plants take the brunt of our worst weather in the desert Southwest, and that starts in the spring with windy, dry days. Then they endure constant sun and high temperatures through the summer. With good watering techniques and appropriate care your...

Growing Pumpkins

OK, it's pretty hot here in the Southwest desert, but for those of you thinking about fall, run outside at 5:30 some morning and slip some pumpkin seeds into your garden. They are a good summer plants and will fill up what might be an otherwise empty garden bed....