Design with Xeriscape in Mind

Design with Xeriscape in Mind | Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden
view sign enlarged
     Plant evergreen trees on the west and deciduous trees on the east side of the house to maximize shade and energy savings through the year.

Native plants provide food and shelter for wildlife.
Locate plants where they have room to grow to mature height and width without pruning.

Use mounds and depressions in the landscape to direct rain from the roof to root zones. Direct water at least 8 to 10 feet away from structures.


Return to Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden Topics

Return to Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden home page