Author Dawn Layna Fried’s new book “Design, Build, and Bloom” is a guide to designing magnificent, cost-effective landscapes in the Southwest for home or business.

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Recent release “Design, Build, and Bloom: A Desert Garden Guide” from Page Publishing author Dawn Layna Fried is an easy-to-read book with hundreds of colorful photos providing detailed information on urban horticulture. One half of a beautiful landscape is the plantings; the other half is how well the garden is maintained.

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Dawn Layna Fried, a lifelong plant enthusiast, landscape designer, and resident of Tucson, Arizona for more than thirty years, has completed her new book “Design, Build, and Bloom: A Desert Garden Guide”: a user-friendly guide to creating spectacular landscapes.

Learn how to successfully plant an exquisite landscape and watch it bloom year-round. Learn how to prepare the soil for planting, along with a guide on how to stake newly planted trees; install and troubleshoot drip irrigation systems; plant vegetable gardens, roses, citrus, hybrid turf; and create a wildflower garden and accent with container gardening.

“Design, Build and Bloom: A Desert Garden Guide” also explains how to correctly prune trees and shrubs to maintain their health and beauty and provides information on plant diseases, how to correctly fertilize landscapes, and when to apply herbicides and insecticides for weed and insect control.

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Dawn Layna Fried’s informative book helps readers design magnificent and cost-effective landscapes for their home or business.

Readers who wish to experience this instructive work can purchase“Design, Build, and Bloom: A Desert Garden Guide” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

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