Thursday, July 14, 2011


"If you build it, they will come."  Creating a garden also means creating an inviting place for our local fauna to stop and ponder your work.  Some of us have large yards while others have smaller areas.....but no matter what the size, you can still create an oasis for wildlife to stop and visit.

For the best results, plant native Sonoran species that will attract our desert friends to rest or eat.  I know that bunnies or javelina aren't everyone's favorites at times, but they do make a nice addition to a beautiful desert garden.

Until tomorrow.....


  1. If you want to add some chipmunks to your garden I will gladly ship them to you :)

  2. Yes, I think attracting wildlife to the garden is one of the most enjoyable aspects of living in the desert. Beautiful pics!

  3. isn't that why we have gardens

  4. Jen, I love chipmunks, but you can keep them over there. Or maybe we could trade some packrats for chipmunks, yes?:)

  5. Hey I'll send you some squirrels and some voles if you want them!

  6. There is nothing cuter than wild bunnies!!!!


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