Water Smart Landscaping

Having a Water$mart Landscape means more than just watering plants correctly - it is actually the combination of several gardening principles that together create a landscape that not only conserves water, but is creative and beautiful as well.  Click on the links below to learn more about creating a Water$mart landscape:

Planning and Design

Soil Preparation

Efficient Irrigation

Mulch

Right Plant, Right Place - Plant Zones

Practical Turf Areas

Proper Maintenance


Overall, by following these steps, you can create a truly Water$mart landscape. Reducing outdoor water use does not have to mean replacing lawns and trees with plastic and gravel, or turning flower gardens into cactus gardens. Water$mart landscapes can be just as beautiful - if not more so - than water wasting ones.