The key to success in any garden is selecting plants that will do well when planted near one another. You can have a gorgeous, water-wise garden year-round by planting with California Native Plants, South African Natives, Australian Natives and other perennials that have similar water and soil requirements. (Below) Cistus, aka Rock Rose, with its […]
(native gardening) Gorgeous mix of Mediterranean and California native plants in this low-water landscape designed by Arleen Ferrara of Satori Garden Design. Looks like a watercolor painting! I’d buy a print of this for my home. . . @ its-a-green-life
California native plant gardening and landscaping have tremendous positive impacts to our watersheds, to habitat recovery, and to curbing catastrophic wildfires. In particular, the resolution recognizes that home landscaping and gardening with native plants can cut residential water use from 60 to 90% over conventional gardening.