• Autumn Color In Your Southwest Garden

    Many of of our blog readers become nostalgic as Autumn progresses. They miss the colorful fall foliage they enjoyed “Back East.” Fear not! You can enjoy brilliant fall foliage right here in the Southwest! Just add some of these plants.

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    Desert Mistletoe Attracts Wildlife

    There are many species of mistletoe around the world, found on a number of trees. Many people mistakenly think they have to get rid of mistletoe plants, but they shouldn’t — at least in the Southwest. Desert mistletoe attracts native birds and butterflies. All mistletoe plants are toxic. The berries of almost all mistletoe species are toxic. The one exception…