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Single Leaf Pinion Pine

Thick, evergreen needles provide year-round beauty with summer shade to dry mountain landscapes but blend in equally well...

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Red Cluster Berry Cotoneaster

Year-round interest in one evergreen plant! Drenched in white flowers in spring with dense green foliage in summer....

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Mint Julep Juniper

This beautiful, versatile evergreen shrub does it all! Use as a hedge, a wind barrier, a border to...

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Arizona Cypress

Windy and hot? No problem! An excellent evergreen screen or windbreak in smaller yards, especially in a group....

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Austrian Pine Tree

Block the neighbors with a gorgeous evergreen shade tree! A handsome tree with a densely branched conical form...

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Wintercreeper Euonymus

A very brilliant plant that makes dreary winter landscapes more cheerful. Creates a single fine specimen. Its low...

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How to Prune Lilacs

by Ken Lain, the mountain gardener Young, immature plants rarely need pruning except to deadhead faded flowers or...

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Magic Berry Holly

A profusion of bright red berries fall through winter is assured because a male pollinizer is planted in...

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Lilac Jelly Recipe

by Lisa Watters-Lain, Arizona's Garden Gal Lilacs have such a profusion of blooms in spring they are one...