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ARIZONA SPRING |
LANDSCAPING & GARDENING
AN EIGHT, ARIZONA PBS PRODUCTION
Own the DVD | Featured Arizona gardens
Learn how to beautifully landscape and care for your yard using water
conservation techniques in this production broadcast from the Desert
Botanical Garden. The six 30-minute programs feature noted
horticulturists, plant experts, landscape architects and designers
with tips to help you plan, plant and maintain a yard using low-water
usage native plants and trees. Arizona Spring Landscaping & Gardening
is an invaluable guide to a lush, colorful, low-maintenance landscape
that will thrive in Arizona's summer heat.
Also featured are walking tours through Arizona's botanical gardens: Desert Botanical
Garden, Boyce Thompson Arboretum, Tohono Chul Park, Arizona Sonora Desert Museum,
Tucson Botanical Garden, and Glendale Xeriscape Demonstration Garden.
Arizona Spring Landscaping & Gardening is underwritten by SRP and the Environmental Protection Agency.
Descriptions for the six-part Arizona Spring Landscaping &
Gardening are as follows:
"Spring in the Desert"
Tips for growing wildflowers, plus walking tours of the Desert Botanical Garden
and Tohono Chul Park and the Sensory Garden at the Tucson
Information on pruning and fertilizing, along with a visit to the
Demsontration Garden at Boyce Thompson Arboretum.
Planning and installing drip irrigation systems and a tour of the Desert Botanical
Garden's Center for Desert Living and Glendale's Xeriscape Demonstration Garden.
"Edible Plants, Vegetables and Herbs"
Learn about desert edibles, desert vegetable gardening and anti-bug
home recipes. Then, join our hosts for a tour of the Herb Garden
at Tucson's Botanical Garden.
"Cover the Ground"
Local landscape artists offer advice on groundcovers,
ornamental and native grasses and patio gardening. Plus, helpful
tips from the experts at the Boyce Thompson Arboretum Patio Garden.
"Enjoy Your Garden"
Learn how to attract wildlife and birds to your garden from the experts at
the Bird Garden at Tucson Botanical Garden, the Hummingbird Garden at the
Arizona Sonora Desert Museum and the Garden for Children at
Tohono Chul Park.
Tucson Botanical Gardens
2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, Arizona 85712
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
37615 U.S. Highway 60
Superior, AZ 85273
Recorded event information line: 520.689.2811
Business office phone : 520.689.2723
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
2021 N. Kinney Rd.
Tucson, AZ 85743
Tohono Chul Park
7366 N Paseo del Norte
Tucson, AZ 85704
Phone: (520) 742-6455
Desert Botanical Garden
1201 N. Galvin Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85008
Glendale Xeriscape Botanical Garden
Glendale Public Library
5959 W. Brown St.
Glendale, Arizona 85302
Phone: (623) 930-3596
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