There are 290 species of flies in North America; flies can be vectors of pink eye.
Mexican bird-of-paradise (Caesalpinia mexicana) can be grown as a large shurb of miniature tree Very showy, bright-yellow flower clusters arise from the canopy and bloom nearly year-round. Photo by David Sanders / Arizona Daily Star
Tours offer something for every gardener.
English ivy can rob a tree of its vitality.
Tips to keep your home, yard beautiful and running smoothly.
Laminated beam may be strongest choice.
Dennis Caldwell photographed this Ornate Tree Lizard on wood pile in his backyard in 2009.
An Ornate Tree Lizard on a brick wall in back yard of Dennis Caldwell in 2008.
A desert spiny Lizard on a cholla cactus in Dennis Caldwell's backyard in 2008.
Bisbee's "Secret Garden Tour" makes the perfect road-trip destination.
Edible flowers can be found on both native and non-native plants.
This is a specimen of a Zinnia grandiflora, the common name is Prarie Zinnia, at the University of Arizona (in Tucson) herbarium. This plant blums in the summer. People can learn and research plants at the herbarium where numerous plant specimens are filed away.
Create your own microclimate to extend growing season
I am finding kissing bugs in my house. Is there any way to prevent them from getting in and biting us?
A man was arrested and is facing drug charges after Pinal County sheriff's deputies discovered a marijuana growing operation at his residence north of Tucson.
Workers at a northwest-side cement plant were exposed to cement powder Monday morning when a silo valve malfunctioned and dumped the material onto them.
Harlow Gardens, 5620 E. Pima Street, is having a class called Tasty Tomatoes today at 2 p.m.
SEATTLE — Federal data shows the number of live marijuana plants eradicated in outdoor and indoor grow operations has dropped in most states over the past three years, while the amount of bulk processed marijuana seized has doubled in that time.
Investigators from the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office found an underground greenhouse used to grow marijuana and seized several marijuana plants and drug paraphernalia from a McNeal home Friday.