Spring is a great time to seed lawns, ground covers, and other seedlings. While not “out-of-the-woods” so to speak relative to the drought here in California, the increased rain this season makes for ideal spring planting and spring hydroseeding. Spring air temps are cool, soil is moist, and days are sunny but not harsh sun. Start…Details
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It’s raining, it’s pouring… and it is a perfect time to plant anything in your yard! Fall is a perfect time to take on planting projects. With more rain and cooler days, tender young plantings do best in the fall. Even with all this rain, it is still important to consider California drought conditions when selecting…Details
MORE DROUGHT TOLERANT LAWN OPTIONS Many homeowners are looking for ways to reduce water use during this long California Drought. It seems the options are convert the yard to potted plant mounds and wood chips or allow the lawn to struggle along hoping that the coming winter will bring it back to life. But there are…Details
A GOOD LOW WATER GROUND COVER Looking for low water ground cover options to battle the California Drought? Consider Kurapia! According to CCUH research, Kurapia (Lippia nodiflora), is an excellent low-water option developed in Japan. Developed for extreme drought conditions, Kurapia is tolerant of different soils and a range of temperatures. It grows quickly to establish ground…Details