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Landscape Design

Stunning, water-smart gardens don’t just happen — they’re planned.

Our guides on intelligent landscape design will help you place plants for optimal visual impact, use water resources wisely, choose the right plant for the right place, and put your unique mark on your property. Turn your place into an eco-oasis!

New Year News


GMOs questioned, labeling laws, xeric grass and the popularity of gardening.

Ornamental Berries for the Holidays

Garden Calendar

Red holly and ornamental berries of all hues bring color to winter gardens.

Landscaping With Native Grasses

Landscape Design

Native and ornamental grasses add texture, movement to the xeriscape.

Allelopathy and the Science of Companion Planting

Garden Design

How ryegrass and other allelopathic plants can cut weeds and boost fertility.

Beauty Bark or Living Ground Cover?

Compost & Soil

We love mulch, but why not fill empty space with something green and living?

Accidental Garden, Natural Beauty

Landscape Design

Xeric and natural landscapes ask, "What is a garden for?"

Landscape Plants For Year-Round Beauty

Landscape Design

Choosing the best plants, flowers for garden beds and borders.

Summer Flowers For Color

Flower Gardens

Here's how to keep beautiful annual and perennial flowers blooming in your garden all season long.

Xeric Landscapes, Works of Art


The new botanical garden located in Santa Fe, New Mexico is a combination of artful design and xeric plants.

Water Saving Tips for Gardens


How to conserve water while making sure your vegetable garden gets what it needs.

Plant a Thyme Lawn


Here's how to grow this attractive, drought-resistant herb instead of grass.

Lovin' Daisies

Container Gardens

How to grow all kinds of daisies in the garden or in pots.