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Water Management & Xeriscape Workshops

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Saturday, March 18th, at 9:30 AM - The Right Plant in the Right Place:  Learn Design Elements to Plan a Beautiful Xeriscape Yard

Choosing the right plants for the right place will create a beautiful landscape and reduce water use and labor.  This workshop provides an overview of the Seven Principals of Xeriscape and a lesson for designing a desert landscape.  Each participant will receive a copy of “Xeriscape:  Landscaping with Style in the Arizona Desert”

All workshops will be held at Burton Barr Library: 1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004 Google Map

This program generously brought to you by the Coca Cola Foundation and Keep Phoenix Beautiful.


 Thursday, April 13th at 6:00 PM - The Beauty of Desert Plants:  Choosing the right plants for your landscape

You can have beautiful color year ‘round with plants adapted for our arid climate.  This workshop will introduce you to more than 200 low-water-use plants that thrive in Phoenix landscapes.  Each participant will receive “Landscape Plants for the Arizona Desert”.

All workshops will be held at Burton Barr Library: 1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004 Google Map

This program generously brought to you by the Coca Cola Foundation and Keep Phoenix Beautiful.

 


Saturday, April 29th at 9:30 AM - Watering Methods Outside the Box (Or the hose)

 Hand watering with a hose or using a drip systems are not the only methods for watering small gardens.  This workshop is an introduction to new and ancient watering techniques that are very efficient for small spaces or gardens with plants that have differing water needs.

 

All workshops will be held at Burton Barr Library: 1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004 Google Map

 This program generously brought to you by the Coca Cola Foundation and Keep Phoenix Beautiful.


 Saturday, May 6th at 9:30 AM - Smart Controllers and Efficient Watering

It is okay to have grass in our urban desert but in a drought prone-area there are many ways you can reduce waste and evaporation of this precious resource.  This workshop will show various methods for maintaining your landscape water in the most efficient way.  An irrigation expert will explain the pros and cons of a smart controller, how often to adjust watering times and lengths and also the best uses of synthetic turf.

All workshops will be held at Burton Barr Library: 1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004 Google Map

This program generously brought to you by the Coca Cola Foundation and Keep Phoenix Beautiful.


All workshops will be held at Burton Barr Library: 1221 N Central Avenue, Phoenix AZ 85004 Google Map