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Yavapai Gardening

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    Native & Naturalized Plants Database - a service by Yavapai Master Gardeners

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    Sharing a Passion for Plants

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    Resources for the Yavapai County Master Gardeners are available for download.

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Master Gardeners are available in the Prescott and Camp Verde offices to provide horticulture information (e.g., plants for our area, planting and watering guidelines, plant diseases, insect identification and control, soil prep, etc.). They can also perform pH tests on your soil. There is no charge for these services.

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The Arizona Highlands are a challenging place to garden, with low rainfall, a surprisingly short growing season, alkaline soil, and competition for

Red yucca is an excellent landscape plant for the low and mid-elevations of Arizona. Learn more here and see links to plant descriptions from Mountain States Wholesale Nursery.

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Fall is a great time to plant coniferous trees in the mid elevations of Arizona. Check the space available first.

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