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Pumpkin Carving Guide

Pumpkin Carving Guide

Strange Garden is right around the corner, once you pick up your free pumpkin at the event, use these boo-tanical inspired pumpkin-carving stencils to ensure your pumpkins are the coolest on the block.   Pick from a cactus, agave or prickly pear and step up your...
Tips on How to Conserve Water at Home

Tips on How to Conserve Water at Home

In June, several Valley cities issued water alerts, calling residents and customers to reduce their water use amid droughts throughout Arizona. The alerts are the first steps in city’s drought management plans. Phoenix, Peoria, Tempe, Mesa and Scottsdale were among...
Recipe | Cucumber Cooler

Recipe | Cucumber Cooler

The August welcome drink for Sonoran Sippin’ is Cucumber Cooler. Check out the recipe below and enjoy a refreshing summer drink with or without alcohol. Ingredients 1.5 oz Effen Cucumber Vodka 3 oz lemonade 0.5 oz Monin mojito mix Optional cucumber slice and...
Father’s Day Digital Cards

Father’s Day Digital Cards

Celebrate Father’s Day by sharing the beauty of the Garden to a dad in your life with these free downloadable postcards. And don’t forget that all dads receive a four-pack of free donuts at the Garden courtesy of Bashas’ from 7-11 a.m. on June 19, or...
Care and Keeping of Saguaros

Care and Keeping of Saguaros

Do you have a saguaro in your yard? Want to learn how to care for them? Here are some helpful tips to make sure your saguaro survives during hot summers. The saguaro cactus is a desert plant that doesn’t need to be connected to drip irrigation. However, they do...

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