8 Landscaping Tricks That Can Save You Money

Credit.com June 12, 2015. By Gerri Detweiler: Whether you are hoping to sell your home, or it’s summer and you just want an excuse to be outdoors and dig in the dirt, sprucing up your landscaping can be a wise investment. Research has found that sophisticated landscaping with large plants can increase a home’s value by as much as 12.7%.

Descanso Showcases New Low Water Garden

Los Angeles Times Home. April 10, 2015. By Lisa Boone: Descanso Gardens’ new Center Circle Garden, which opened Friday in La Cañada Flintridge, proves that water-wise gardens can be high on beauty while low on water and maintenance.

6 Water-Saving Modern Gardens with Native Plants

Dwell Magazine. April 10, 2015. By Erika Heet: It’s time to get the backyard in great shape for spring, and water-wise native plantings are the best option. Gain inspiration from the following drought-friendly landscapes.