As planting season nears remember to pick up a copy of Kirti Mathura’s book “Arizona Low Desert Flower Gardener.” This gem is a great planning tool for all areas of your garden. It will help you with the challenges of finding just the right plant for your available space. Its unique layout and easy-to-see illustrations let you visually mix and match plants to find the texture and color you need.

We try to always have “Arizona Low Desert Flower Gardener” on hand at the shop. You may want to pick up a few copies because this you’ll want one as a reference tool and at least another for your favorite gardener.