Sustainable Living

Xeriscape Landscaping: What is Xeriscaping?

March 3th, 2021
If you’ve considered redoing your landscaping, you’ve probably come across the term xeriscaping. It’s a complicated word, but the concept behind it is pretty simple: xeros is a Greek root that just means dry. So, xeriscaping is a form of dry-plant landscaping. That usually means cacti, succulents, or Mediterranean plants like olive and lavender. Why would someone opt for dry-climate plants over other, more lush traditional options? There are tons of benefits to xeriscaping that are worth considering. In this post, we’ll walk you through what xeriscaping is, how much it costs, what plants people choose, and some of its many benefits. We’ll start by answering a simple question that

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