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Upcoming Events

If You Have Citrus
or Want to Grow It
Join us for our annual Citrus Clinics!

102 Citrus Varieties on display
Taste Citrus that does well in the Valley
Citrus Irrigation
Insects Pests and their Control
Citrus Fertilization
Fruits and Nuts BUY TICKETS
Visit the Citrus Clinic Website

Summer 2015 Master Gardener Training Class

Tuesdays, July 7, 2015 - October 27, 2015
Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Location: University of Arizona Cooperative Extension
4341 E. Broadway Rd.
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Application online soon. Email to be notified when the Summer 2015 application form becomes available.

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Looking for FREE gardening information?

We have a library free for you to use!

  • Science-based research from the University of Arizona
  • Info is specifically for the Low-Desert
  • A wide variety of gardening topics
  • Did we mention that they are free?
  • Visit the Library!
Do you have a question about Gardening?
  • Call our Gardening Hotline
    (602) 827-8201

  • Ask a Master Gardener, at one of our three locations in Maricopa County
    • In Phoenix:
      Maricopa County Cooperative Extension
      4341 E. Broadway Road
      Phoenix, AZ 85040
      (602) 827-8201
      8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
      Monday through Friday
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    • In the West Valley:
      13815 Camino del Sol
      Sun City West, AZ 85375
      (623) 546-1672
      9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
      Monday through Friday
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    • In the Northeast Valley:
      Via Linda Senior Center
      10440 E. Via Linda
      Scottsdale, AZ
      (480) 312-8474
      9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
      9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
      View Map

Books on Gardening in the Desert:

Purchase Desert Gardening for Beginners
Desert Gardening
for Beginners
more info
buy Desert Landscaping for Beginners
Desert Landscaping
for Beginners
more info

Earth Friendly
Desert Gardening
more info
Desert Water Gardening For Beginners
Desert Water Gardening
Creating a Balanced
Ecosystem in a
Backyard Pond
more info
Desert Plants for a Water Scarce Environment CD image
Desert Landscaping
Version 2.0
more info