Landscape for Our Mediterranean Climate

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Landscape for Our Mediterranean Climate

Posted by Green Acres Nursery & Supply
Categories: Blog, California Native Plants, Drought Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Low Water Plants, Mediterranean, Planning Your Landscape, Sacramento Low Water Plants, Water Rebates, Waterwise

Consider Plants for Our Climate

A water-wise garden is one that has low water requirements based on planting the right plants for the region, generates little to no run-off and requires very little maintenance. Plant choices that are well-suited for our climate, require less pest management, and their water needs are suited for the cycles of local precipitation. Many plants thrive in our climate, draw beneficial wildlife, and look attractive all year.

Landscape for our Mediterranean ClimateYou may be wondering which plants will thrive in our Mediterranean climate? Well, we’d like to share a few tools that might help you choose water-wise plants for your landscape. Whether you’re looking for simple privacy screening shrubs, groundcover for that slope on the side of your home, or plants that will completely replace your lawn, this is the place to begin.





Check out these resources:California Landscape 2.0

Drought Tolerant Plants

Water Use Classification of Landscape Species (WUCOLS)

California Landscape 2.0 – Reimagine your landscape with one of our templates, offering plant lists for four landscape styles.