xeriscaping for your landscape

Exploring Xeriscaping for Your Landscape

  Xeriscaping isn’t new to the landscape scene. However, recently, this landscaping trend has been attracting more attention among property owners. People are becoming more concerned about water conservation and one proof to this is the results of ASLA’s survey for 2016. A xeriscape is an example of a landscaping that works with existing resource […]

Blue Eyed Grass California Native Plant

Why Use Native Plants for Your Landscape Design

Does the drought keep you from incorporating plants into your landscape design? You can still get started on your dream garden because you can make one that’s low-maintenance and environmentally-friendly.  And you need not look far as you can always use native plants. Feature the beauty of  Southern California into your garden, use native plants, […]

California Poppy

Drought-Tolerant Plants

The average yearly rainfall in Southern California is only 15 inches, and rain comes just 35 days out of the year. Some years it can be only 9 inches, with the driest months occurring during the summer, when temperatures can rise to well over 100 degrees.

Lambs Ear Deer Resistant Plant

Deer Resistant Plants

In some regions, local deer that live in the neighborhood can be a problem. Especially since they tend to wander into gardens and make…

water plants

Is Drip Irrigation A Good Idea?

Water conservation is a big deal right now, and because there is a need to save water many people want to know, are drip irrigation systems…