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Enjoy A Beautiful Ryegrass Winter Lawn During The Best Months To Be Outdoors

During the high temperatures of an Arizona summer, a green lawn can feel like an escape to an oasis. Learn everything you need to know about growing a beautiful Ryegrass winter lawn you can enjoy all season!


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What You Need to Know About Pre-Emergents

Use pre-emergents to prevent the germination of crabgrass, dandelions and other undesirable weeds in your lawn and landscape.


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Why Plant Care Tags Don't Have All The Information You Need

Did you know that plant care tags are designed to speak in generalizations and are not usually designed specifically for the regions in which a plant may be purchased? So, there may be key information that is relevant to successfully growing that plant in your zip code that’s not on the tag...


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How to Grow & Care for Plumeria

Looking for a new, beautiful plant to grow in your garden? Try the delightfully fragrant plumeria—also known as frangipani. Learn how to care for them, and how to grow them—particularly in containers.


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Adeniums - The Desert Rose

Looking for a unique plant with an unusal trunk and stunning flowers? Also known as a desert rose, adeniums are spectacular succulent plants that make a great addition to your home and garden.