Native Plants for Southwestern Landscapes


Discover the beauty and resilience of native plants in the arid landscapes of the Southwest with “Native Plants for Southwestern Landscapes,” a definitive guide available on Tohono Chul’s online store. Authored by Judy Mielke, a renowned expert in Southwestern gardening, this book is a comprehensive resource for both beginners and landscape professionals seeking to create thriving gardens in the desert. Featuring over three hundred trees, shrubs, vines, grasses, groundcovers, wildflowers, and cacti native to the Mojave, Sonoran, and Chihuahuan desert regions, Mielke provides detailed plant descriptions accompanied by stunning color photographs. Delve into the natural habitat, water, soil, light, temperature, and pruning requirements of each plant, along with insightful discussions on desert ecology and growing instructions. Complete with “how-to” ideas for revegetation and an extensive plant list, this book is an indispensable tool for cultivating sustainable and vibrant landscapes in the Southwest. Order now to transform your garden with the resilience and splendor of native plants.