Landscape Workshops for the Southwest
Up to 70 percent of your water use is outdoors. Scottsdale Water offers free landscape workshops twice a year (October/November & March/April) to help residents learn how to water efficiently and still have a lush, beautiful landscape.
The Spring 2016 Workshop Schedule will be available in January 2016.
Previous class topics include:
Program Your Irrigation Controller
Plant Care in the Desert
Drip Irrgation Design & Installation
Learn to Prune
Irrigation Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Repair
Landscape Makeover & Rainwater Harvesting
Maximize Landscape Watering Efficiency
Landscaping for Wildlife
Water-wise Edible Gardening
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Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden Guided Tour
Available Daily: Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden Self-Guided Tour
Take a self-guided walking tour (approximately two miles) through Scottsdale’s five and a half acre xeriscape garden. The garden is free and open to the public daily from sunrise to 10:30 p.m.
Location: Scottsdale Xeriscape Garden at Chaparral Park
Southeast corner of McDonald and Hayden Roads near the dog park.
Look for the blue and white sign that says:
- DOG PARK
- OFF LEASH AREA
- XERISCAPE GARDEN