What do you think of when someone mentions ‘sustainable landscaping’ to you?
Do visions of stark landscapes with a few dried out plants and cactus come to mind? Nothing could be further from the truth. Sustainable landscapes are beautiful, low-maintenance and drought-tolerant.
|Scottsdale Xeriscape Demonstration Garden|
|A row of Palo Blanco (Acacia willardiana) trees stand along the side of an arroyo that catches rain water.|
|Chinese Pistache (Pistacia chinensis) trees, Jojoba (Simmondsia chinensis) shrubs and potted Aloe vera (Aloe barbadensis)|
|Gabion wall with Lady’s Slipper (Pedilanthus macrocarpus)|
|Aloe Vera planted in rows underneath Palo Blanco trees.|
|Anna’s Hummingbird and Aloe Vera flower.|