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A publication from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System designed to teach property owners how to reduce water usage in their yard and garden.
Description
This article from the Alabama Cooperative Extension System helps the homeowner understand how to plan and plant their yards so that frequent irrigation will not be necessary. Tables list drought-tolerant trees, shrubs, vines, annuals, perennials, herbs, and ornamental grasses.
A guide to xeriscaping -- gardening with limited access to water -- in both hot and cold dry climates. Includes advice on tested dry-land gardening strategies and an extensive planting list.
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A comprehensive one-of-a-kind, region-by-region reference on how to plan and grow a garden that will flourish in normal conditions and be hardy enough to survive and thrive despite drought, flood, high winds, and extreme hot or cold spells.
Mission
The Alabama Cooperative Extension System, the primary outreach organization for the land-grant mission of Alabama A&M University and Auburn University, delivers research-based educational programs that enable people to improve their quality of life and economic well-being.
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