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Xeriscaping can be colorful


Austin American-Statesman - May 2, 2017
When people think of xeriscaping -- which is becoming more popular every year -- they often think of two elements: rocks and cacti. While those are often key components, and certainly cut down on water usage, there are options out there for those who ...
 

Xeriscaping helps conserve water and save money


Mountain Mail Newspaper - May 19, 2017
Gardening season is about to begin in earnest. With our annual average precipitation of about 10.5 inches, we are more likely to need to conserve water in our landscapes. With increased water demands this time of year, using water conservatively is ...
 

From drought resistance to lawn


Sunnyside Daily Sun News - May 22, 2017
#SUNNYSIDE — Sometimes a well thought out landscape plane doesn't work out as planned. #Take, for example, the use of xeriscaping see in many new construction sites. #The use of drought tolerant plants is practical, but sometimes falls out of favor ...
 

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Xeriscaping books


Xeriscape Plant Guide: 100 Water-Wise Plants for Gardens and Landscapes


by: Rob Proctor, Denver Water
This guide takes the mystery out of Xeriscape gardening, referencing more than 100 water-wise trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, vines, ground cover, grasses, and shade plants chosen to add color and diversity to any landscape. Each portrait is illustrated with color botanical illustrations and photographs, detailing the characteristics, landscaping use, and growing conditions of the plant. With the increasing national concern over water consumption, gardeners and landscapers will find Xeriscaping a practical approach to creating a landscape in tune with the environment.
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7 Principles of Xeriscape Gardening


Saving water in the landscape - that's what Xeriscaping is. There are 7 principles of Xeriscaping that you can apply to any style of landscaping.
 

Xeriscaping: Less Grass, More Color


Thanks to a renewed focus on native plants and intelligent landscaping techniques, a modern xeriscape design can be the envy of the neighborhood. Here are ...
 

Modern Xeriscaping Ideas For Your Outdoor Space


Modern Xeriscaping Ideas For Your Outdoor Space Not sure you're ready to say goodbye to your grass? No problem! You can always xeriscape a portion of ...
 

Xeriscaping: native plants and a drought-tolerant yard (LEED landscape in Sun Valley, Idaho)


Sun Valley, Idaho landscape ecologist Kelly Weston likes to make clear native landscapes don't have to be messy. \
 

Xeriscape Gardening: Drought Resistant Plants


Want to use less water but still have a beautiful, blooming garden? Kyla discovers that having an eco-garden is all about xeriscaping with drought resistant ...