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Last Updated by: Carolyn Feinstein on June 12, 2020

Xeriscaping Isn't Just For The Desert

Xeriscaping is more than rock and cacti. Explore the 7 principles of xeriscaping as an artful approach to water-saving, low maintenance landscaping.

Last Updated on June 12, 2020

Xeriscaping For Any Climate

Xeriscaping is more than rock and cacti. Explore the 7 principles of xeriscaping as an artful approach to water-saving, low maintenance landscaping.

XERISCAPING ISN'T JUST FOR THE DESERT

June 05, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

1. Planning Your Xeriscaped Dream

June 05, 2020

Don't just landscape - xeriscape. We take a close look at the first principle of xeriscape - planning and design, to give you the tools to layout your perfect yard, save water, and get rid of your lawnmower.

June 08, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

2. The Dirt On Xeriscaping - Soil

June 08, 2020

Plant-specific soil is vital to the health of the plants that adorn your xeriscaping. Assessment, amendment, and plant selection are vital to success.

June 08, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

3. Irrigating Your Xeriscape

June 08, 2020

The right irrigation system for your xeriscape will help conserve water, minimize maintenance, and provide just the right amount of water to your plants.

June 09, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

4. Xeriscaping - Plant Zones

June 09, 2020

Determining plant zones, depending on the sunlight, irrigation, and wind requirements for each type of plant, will help you design your optimal xeriscape and conserve natural resources

June 10, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

5. Xeriscaping - Mulch It Over

June 10, 2020

There are a wide variety of organic and inorganic mulches available to finish off your xeriscape that function as protection, evaporation barriers, and focal points.

June 11, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

6. Xeriscaping - Turf War

June 11, 2020

Of the over 9,000 species of turfgrass in the world, few are suited for a drought-tolerant xeriscape. Explore the different options to determine which one is appropriate for your landscape.

June 12, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

7. Low, Not No, Maintenance Xeriscape

June 12, 2020

Xeriscapes are low, not no, maintenance landscapes. Proper maintenance of your xeriscaped yard is simple, but will get even easier over time.

June 05, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

1. Planning Your Xeriscaped Dream

June 05, 2020

Don't just landscape - xeriscape. We take a close look at the first principle of xeriscape - planning and design, to give you the tools to layout your perfect yard, save water, and get rid of your lawnmower.

June 08, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

2. The Dirt On Xeriscaping - Soil

June 08, 2020

Plant-specific soil is vital to the health of the plants that adorn your xeriscaping. Assessment, amendment, and plant selection are vital to success.

June 08, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

3. Irrigating Your Xeriscape

June 08, 2020

The right irrigation system for your xeriscape will help conserve water, minimize maintenance, and provide just the right amount of water to your plants.

June 09, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

4. Xeriscaping - Plant Zones

June 09, 2020

Determining plant zones, depending on the sunlight, irrigation, and wind requirements for each type of plant, will help you design your optimal xeriscape and conserve natural resources

June 10, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

5. Xeriscaping - Mulch It Over

June 10, 2020

There are a wide variety of organic and inorganic mulches available to finish off your xeriscape that function as protection, evaporation barriers, and focal points.

June 11, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

6. Xeriscaping - Turf War

June 11, 2020

Of the over 9,000 species of turfgrass in the world, few are suited for a drought-tolerant xeriscape. Explore the different options to determine which one is appropriate for your landscape.

June 12, 2020   |   Carolyn Feinstein

7. Low, Not No, Maintenance Xeriscape

June 12, 2020

Xeriscapes are low, not no, maintenance landscapes. Proper maintenance of your xeriscaped yard is simple, but will get even easier over time.