Southwest Gardening

Fun With Plants in a Dry Climate

Welcome to Southwest Gardening, your source for gardening advice for the arid Southwest. Our blog posts, online courses, newsletters and other gardening advice come from four experienced Southwest gardeners and focus on those challenges and joys we face gardening in this part of the country.

We Are:

In Arizona low and intermediate deserts, Noelle Johnson (AZ Plant Lady) and Dr. Jacqueline Soule (Gardening with Soule).

In north central Texas, Ann McCormick (Herb ‘n Cowgirl).

In the high desert/mountains of New Mexico, Teresa Odle (Gardening in a Drought).


Meet the challenges of gardening in the Southwest with our regular blog posts and tips.

Expand your knowledge of Southwest gardening for more success through online classes.

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