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Xeriscape

Derived from the Greek word “xeros,” meaning dry and combined with “landscape,” Xeriscape means gardening with less than average water. It is a trademarked term for water-efficient choices in planting and irrigation design that refers to seven basic principles for conserving water and protecting the environment: (1) planning and design, (2) use of well-adapted plants, (3) soil analysis, (4) practical turf areas, (5) use of mulches, (6) appropriate maintenance, and (7) efficient irrigation.
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At the same time, she acknowledged how high the water bills would be without conserving water--saying it is a major motivation for more properties in the West to shift to xeriscaping.
USANA Health Sciences Inc (NYSE:USNA) revealed on Monday the completion of its most recent xeriscaping project along the east side of international headquarters in Salt Lake City as part of its green programme.
By taking out oversized concrete sidewalks and replacing them with red sandstone pavers and xeriscaping the front, the building became part of the original Denver streetscape.
Moreover, our aesthetic was of the global-warming-conscious, low-water-use, xeriscaping nature, while Annelle's was all fireworks and bright florals.
solar array, xeriscaping for water conservation, use of Green Seal certified cleaning products, and single stream recycling, including a special "reclaim" room to ensure that virtually all reusable or recyclable conference related materials are repurposed (often donated to local groups)--from vinyl conference banners and foam board, to pens and tote bags.
67) The bill updated the definition of Xeriscaping and forbade homeowners' associations from prohibiting a property owner from implementing Xeriscaping.
The plant with acceptable appearance and low water requirement could be a good choice to use in xeriscaping in arid and semiarid regions (Fig.
Clean Water and Water Conservation sessions will cover specific strategies focused on new technologies targeting both mitigation and adaptation from xeriscaping to rain harvesting to grey water usage.
Denver Water, the city utility, is famed for having coined (and trademarked) the concept of xeriscaping during a period of drought combined with sudden population growth.
Together, he and Roma, his wife, are landscaping their property using intricate stonework designs and xeriscaping, a technique that incorporates natural grasses and conserves water.
All the proceeds were slated to finance xeriscaping projects and the purchase of bicycles and clotheslines, which I planned to donate to area nonprofits.
Xeriscaping is the practice of having the garden and outdoor areas landscaped similarly to the natural flora and fauna of a particular area.