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.
Save-A-Plant is a program that aims to salvage and preserve as many native plants as possible prior to a site being leveled for development.
For 10 years, Dennis Caldwell has encouraged lizards to take up residence in his garden, like this desert spiny lizard on a cholla cactus. "The key element," he says, "is to have protection from the cats."
A painted lady goes about the business of being a butterfly in the backyard of Dennis Caldwell.
An ornate tree lizard makes good use of a wood pile in Dennis Caldwell's yard.