Vegetated roofs are a logical—but uncommon—solution for desert homes.
Discover how the plants of the Sonoran Desert nourish the soul while feeding the body.
The basics of animal control and dealing with persistent guests.
Use these tips to bring your plants and lawn through the summer with minimal stress.
Invite these no-fuss entertainers into your landscape to control insects.
How to know when your desert giant is ailing.
Controlling pests naturally for a balanced garden ecosystem.
Gardening expert Kelly Murray Young answers our reader's most pressing questions.
Beguiled by the desert’s beauty, an East Coast couple sets their sights on a landscape that reflects the region’s distinctive flora.
When well-chosen, mulch is good for gardens.
Steadfast and sturdy, succulents are also beautiful when you take a closer look.
A welcome addition of splashy color throughout the summer months.
Colorful and fragrant, this tropical stunner is an unexpected Valley garden accent.
A landscape renovation takes a Paradise Valley yard from lackluster retreat to serene sanctuary.
A sloping lot in Prescott Valley enchants an avid gardening couple.
Four rose varieties that will beautify your desert southwest garden.
A well-planned arrangement of native plants results in a landscape that wows year-round.
Landscape designer Chad Norris stays inside the box on one of his most successful projects.
Incorporating rock into garden spaces is a favorite choice for Southwestern homeowners.
As a desert-friendly accent for yards and gardens, ocotillo fencing is uniquely Sonoran.
We asked the experts to weigh in on some of their favorite desert-friendly flora.
Boulder farms help homeowners and designers re-create the desert’s natural ambience and charm.
In North Scottsdale, a desert canvas comes to life with swaths of verdant foliage and brilliantly hued blooms.