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Containers in the desert

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Creative container gardening in the Desert Southwest

Containers, the grow-anywhere garden, allow you to grow what you like, where you like. You can even rearrange them.  They provide instant effect in any landscape.

On Saturday, February 7, the Carefree Desert Gardens is delighted to present Carol Stuttard, a true English transplant.  Carol, a gardening educator, will share with us the fascinating world of gardening in containers, including which planting mixes to use, correct watering techniques, maximizing microclimates and design features involving both pots and plants.  Discover how to grow desert adapted plants, as well as cacti and succulents for year round successful container gardening.

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Published by

Willem Van Cotthem

Honorary Professor of Botany, University of Ghent (Belgium). Scientific Consultant for Desertification and Sustainable Development.