G55557 ERI landscape guide

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Category: Sociopolitical Research

Title: Restoring Native Plants and Landscapes: A Guide for Residents of Southwestern Ponderosa Pine Forests

Author: Minard, A.E. , * Friederici, P.G.

Subject: Ecological Restoration, Natives

Abstract: Gardening in the upland Southwest is a challenge. Extreme temperature swings, a short frost-free growing season, and water limitations are just a few of the hurdles to maintaining a traditional yard in this region. Native grasses, flowers, and shrubs can help shape a lovely yard in these difficult growing conditions, but cultivating them carries its own challenges. Use the tips in this brochure to boost your chances of success.

Date: 2004

Type: ERI Papers

Source: ERI Guides for Residents

Identifier: 4p.

Publisher: NAU Ecological Restoration Institute, http://www.eri.nau.edu

Format: PDF

Language: English