Create a border between the different areas of your lawn. Use small rocks, potted plants and flowers, or black plastic edging to create decorative borders between the Tucson sod and gravel portions of your front lawn.
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Xeriscape Garden-I would so do this if I still lived in the west!
40+ Drought Resistant Plants And Flowers...http://homestead-and-survival.com/40-drought-resistant-plants-and-flowers/
love the wildness of this, like incorporating boulder type rocks and love any and all types of grasses and things that look like grasses
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High style, low-key feel in Tucson
Leucophyllum frutescens, the Texas Sage, or Texas Ranger, is sometimes called Barometer Bush because it bursts into purple blossoms whenever the humidity is high enough.
Blue Palo Verde. Better shade? Like the multiple trunks.