Plant Spotlight: Parry’s Agave

Plant Spotlight: Parry’s Agave

What is Parry’s Agave?  Native to Arizona, New Mexico, and Northern Mexico, Parry’s Agave boasts larger leaves and rosettes compared to many of its subspecies. Its compact, nearly round rosettes feature gray-green leaves that can grow between 7 to 20 inches in length....
Summer Gardening Tips for Arizona’s Unique Climate

Summer Gardening Tips for Arizona’s Unique Climate

As Arizona temperatures soar, gardening enthusiasts encounter challenges in caring for their plants during the scorching summer months. Yet, by strategizing and seeking expert advice, maintaining a lush and vibrant garden amidst the desert heat is achievable.   ...

Flowers That Love Hot Summers – And How to Grow Them

Here are our top picks for annual flowers that flourish in hot Arizona summers, along with tips for successful growth:    #1 Zinnias (Zinnia elegans)  Zinnias are effortless to grow and an excellent choice for attracting wildlife to your garden. They are renowned...
Plant Spotlight: Organ Pipe Cactus

Plant Spotlight: Organ Pipe Cactus

What is the Organ Pipe Cactus?  The Stenocereus thurberi, also known as the Organ Pipe Cactus is a large species of cactus, native to Mexico and Southern Arizona. They are popular in warmer, rocky parts of the Sonoran Desert. The Organ Pipe Cactus usually reaches...

The Dos & Don’ts of Arizona Desert Landscape Design

Beginning the journey of designing your Arizona desert landscape is a transformative experience. At Desert Foothills Landscape, our commitment is to guide you through the intricate process of creating an outdoor oasis that not only thrives but also seamlessly...