Turf Reduction


Why is this grass brown?

To create biodiversity

• With a variety of trees, shrubs flowers, and grass
• With selected plants that attract honeybees, migrating
butterflies, songbirds and other wildlife
• Designing the area for scenic beauty

To use less water

• Choose plants that perform well with less water
• Research selected plants for how much water they need
• Choose a range of plants that will require no added water
once established
• Design water harvesting techniques

To reduce maintenance costs

• Less mowing means saving time & money
• Cut back on water costs up to 75% with these methods
• Designing a demonstration garden for low maintenance

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