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Yavapai Gardening

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

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    Sharing a Passion for Plants

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  • Yavapai County Master Gardeners at Prescott Valley Community Garden

    Backyard Gardener Web Site

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  • Apache Plume

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

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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

Continuing on the topic of weeds...many gardeners want environmentally friendly herbicide choices. Here are a few to consider.

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Weeds got you overwhelmed?

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Elk are abundant in northern Arizona. Watch out for them on the road and protect your plants if necessary.

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