This page provides links of interest to readers of GOTM!
To view .pdf (portable document files) you will need Adobe Acrobat Reader which is free. Download it here: http://www.adobe.com/products/reader/
A good source for compost and mulch in the Valley:
Rte 101 & Thomas St.
Scottsdale, AZ 86250
Cal’s Plant of the Week – http://www.plantoftheweek.org/
HelpMeFind – An index of plants that can be searched by a number of characteristics with many photos; designed especially for clematis, roses and peonies
P. Allen Smith Garden Home – http://www.pallensmith.com
Javelina resistant plants – A University of Arizona publication (PDF format) listing plants that are less likely to be eaten by Javelinas – http://ag.arizona.edu/pubs/garden/az1238.pdf PLEASE NOTE – Resistant does not mean the animals will not eat that plant. It simply means they are less likely to eat that plant or some varieties of a particular plant. Javelinas have eaten our seed dahlias even though they are listed.
- Earth Kind Rose Program – If you are just starting with desert rose gardening, I would recommend this web site as a good place to start. Almost fail proof hints about plants and techniques – http://www.walterreeves.com/landscaping/the-earth-kind%C2%AE-rose-program/
- Mesa-East Valley Rose Society – http://www.roses4az-mevrs.org/
- Yearlong Arizona Minimum Rose Care Calendar – http://www.roses4az-mevrs.org/downloads/Articles/roseCareCalendars/Yearlong%20Arizona%20Easy%20Rose%20Care%20Calendar.pdf
- Best Roses for Arizona – http://www.roses4az-mevrs.org/downloads/Articles/choosingRoses/Best%20Roses%20For%20AZ%202010%20MEVRS.pdf
Sonoran Desert Museum Digital Library - http://www.desertmuseumdigitallibrary.org/
The Great Battery Shootout – http://www.imaging-resource.com/ACCS/BATTS/BATTS.HTM
Thomas Distributing (Batteries and Supplies) – http://www.thomas-distributing.com/index.htm
Flower and Garden Photographs/Pictures
Park Seeds has very nice desktop images: