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Use drought-tolerant turf mixes (turf is the biggest water user in the landscape). As an alternative to turf, use mulch and tough, drought-tolerant groundcovers. Using surfacing materials for patios and walks that allow water penetration into the ground and that reduce sun glare and heat build up.
25 Ways to Conserve Water in Your Garden and Landscape. Install Drip Irrigation. One of the best ways to water plants efficiently is with drip irrigation. Choose Water Saving Containers. Choose containers with low water use in mind. Harvest Rain With Cisterns. Add Mulch. Water Pots in the Afternoon. Replace or Reduce.
You can design a landscape that conserves water as well as energy. For tips on how to incorporate energy- and water–saving techniques into your landscaping, .
Group plants in your garden by water needs and irrigate during early morning to conserve water. Gardeners take pride in their beautiful landscapes, sometimes .
An attractive garden bed relies on native plants. Research native plants, such as yarrow, which often have built-in drought-tolerant features. Spread 2-3 inches of mulch between widely-spaced plants; this reduces water loss and suppresses weeds. Install a drip-irrigation system.
Practicing water conservation doesn't mean living with a dull, lifeless landscape, as water-wise landscaping provides many opportunities for attractive and .