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Watering & Plant Care
Tips for Summer
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Hot Off The Press
C O M P U T E R C O R N E R
by Candice Sherrill,
DEPARTMENT OF STATE
Traveling abroad this summer? Check out the U. S. Department of State's Bureau of Consular Affairs website for the latest announcements, recommendations and warnings. Gives general advice on important travel issues...from preparing for a crisis abroad to bringing food, plants and animals back into the country.
Gardening neophytes and adepts alike should find this handy reference useful. It currently lists 4400 terms relating to botany, gardening, horticulture, and landscape architecture. And it's updated regularly.
Have a particular interest in palm trees? This extremely comprehensive site is a virtual palm encyclopedia that lists palms found throughout the world. Includes many, many photos, as well as a wealth of horticultural information.
Bookmark this site to quickly look up conversions. Includes length, temperature, speed, volume, weight, computer, cooking, energy, financial, and many more.
Summer is here and lawns are growing lush. The U of A's Dr. Dave Kopec discusses turf.
Maricopa County Master Gardener Volunteer Information
Last Updated May 28, 2003
Author: Lucy K. Bradley, Extension Agent Urban Horticulture, University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, Maricopa County
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