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Amaryllis flower

Amaryllis for the Holidays and Beyond

Once an exotic treasure native to South America, the amaryllis bulb is now sold universally in box stores, garden centers,…
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mint leaves in a garden

Take Your Cooking to a New Level with Mint

Resiliency is defined as a supremely positive quality by which one demonstrates one’s ability to recover from or adjust to…
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Desert Willow

The Las Cruces Native Plant Society Helps You Plant Local

Whether you have lived in Las Cruces for decades or are new to the area, you may be curious about…
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Nature’s Positive Impact on Our Health

Most gardeners know being outside in the garden makes them feel good. When I walk in a garden to look…
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close up of native cati in pots.

Local Garden Shops: It’s Time to Get Planting

There’s nothing like warm spring days to inspire a trip to the garden shop to freshen up the plantings in…
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a bunch of white and yellow irises all together

Growing Irises in the Desert

I’ll admit I have not always been an enthusiast of irises, including everyone’s favorite bearded irises. In my view, their…
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red, orange, and yellow blanket flowers.

Combating Climate Change Starts in Your Garden

Gardeners are quite aware of global environmental changes, many of which we experience in our own backyards. In New Mexico,…
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Fill your garden with Valentine’s Day colors

Forget the dozen roses that will be faded and wilted in days. Instead, thrill your gardening Valentine with one or…
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NMSU’s Jose Fernandez Garden Blooms with Uncommon Vegetables Used in Food Distribution Program

Behind the Courtyard by Marriott Las Cruces at New Mexico State University, nestled in a field south of University Avenue,…
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