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Would you like to be able to watch flocks of butterflies flutter by? Now is the time and Southern Arizona is the place. Late spring and early fall are peak butterfly viewing times throughout the area. There are over 250 species of lepidoptera that call the southwest home, so there are many to look for. For ease of viewing, entice these “flying flowers” into your yard. There are five simple steps to creating a habitat for them (and you) to enjoy.
Arizona. Safe to say that most of my readers have moved here from somewhere else. A few of you grew up here.
February is National Potato Lovers Month. And February is the perfect time to get ready to plant potatoes here in the Old Pueblo.
Here is another celebration for January — National Carrot Month!
Orchids are gorgeous, magnificent, intricate, spectacular, elegant and a number of other superlatives. They also have a reputation as being hard to grow, but that "ain't necessarily so."
The PBS show “This Old House” recently had a little section on “fall is for planting.” The plant guy was explaining to his buddy all the great reasons for planting trees in fall (while the buddy got to do the shovel work).