Gardening in the Deserts of Nevada
Cool Springs Press, 2007

Take the guess work out of gardening in the hot summer, cold winter deserts of southern Nevada. Wondering about when to plant, or when to divide perennials, or how often to water, look to this helpful book for the answers. Mary’s easy to use book highlights desert species, provides valuable Helpful Hints throughout. Chapters cover annuals, bulbs, cacti and succulents, fruits, grasses, perennials, roses, shrubs, trees and vegetables and herbs. Each chapter covers the year, month by month, with advice on planting, watering, pruning, and selection as well as fertilizing and pest management plus useful garden tips. Lists of proven plants are included to help gardeners take the guesswork out of gardening in the deserts.