Prestige Buffalo Grass Plugs

It’s increasingly rare to see turf lawns here in Tucson as our community becomes more committed to water conservation. Using the desert’s most precious resource wisely is definitely a good thing, and opting for gravel over a thirsty lawn is to be commended. “Thirsty” is the key word in that last sentence, however, as some…

Arbor Day in Tucson is on April 25th!

  Did you know that Arbor Day was first celebrated in the U.S. in Nebraska nearly 150 years ago? On that very first Arbor Day in 1872, over a million trees were estimated to have been planted, even though Nebraska was the only state observing the holiday that year (and for several years thereafter until…

Citrus Trees at Civano Nursery

Citrus trees in Tucson are now in full bloom, filling the air with the sweet smell of their blossoms, and exciting gardeners with all of the potential for sweet, juicy fruit around harvest-time. If you’ve been waiting for the right time to plant your first (or your next) citrus tree, then wait no longer! For…