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SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners

Desert Gardening Basics- Introduction to gardening in SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch
Plant ID - Plant catalogue of plants common to SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners*
Informational Links - All sorts of information pertinent to gardening in SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners*
Request a Plant Call - Have more questions? We'll come to visit!

Water-Wise Gardening - Ways to optimize use of water in the landscape
Benefits of Xeriscaping- Learn to use drought tolerant plants to conserve water
Irrigation in the Desert - Judicious use of irrigation can give you the garden you want and still save water

Prohibited Plants - What plants should NOT be planted in your yard?
Gardening Month by Month- Ideas for each month in the garden

What are Master Gardeners?
Become a Master Gardener

SaddleBrooke* Gardening Information Links
(Topical links to help you garden in SaddleBrooke* from U of A Cooperative Extension and other public groups)

General Info.  Soils & Fertilization   Irrigation, & Water Mgmt.   Landscape Design   Desert Adapted Plants    Fruits  
Cacti & Succulents    Vegetables   Pest Mgmt.   Other Problems   Local & Regional Info.  Other Info.

General Information

Soils & Fertilization

Irrigation & Water Management

Landscape Design

Desert Adapted Plants

Special Use Gardening & Landscaping


Cacti & Succulents

Vegetable Gardening

Pest, Disease & Weed Management

Other Common Problems

Local & Regional Resources

Other Information


* The term SaddleBrooke  is meant to be inclusive of HOA 1, HOA 2 (including the Preserve) and SaddleBrooke Ranch.

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