Summer Planting “How To” in the Heat!

Debunking the notion that high desert planting needs to be accomplished only in the spring & fall, this “how to” shows the simple changes needed for success.  It also points out the benefits of mulching your landscape and garden.  You can save up to 30% of your water bill for starters with 2 or 3 inches of organic mulch.  Then, there is the huge soil improvement that organic material can deliver in the high desert.  Plus, the professional look of a mulched garden or landscape is clearly noticeable.
Here is the “how to” link … enjoy successful summer planting: http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/2012/06/heres_how_to_plant_in_summers.html

Mulching saves water, improves the soil & looks professional!

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