Tag: water conservation

Fall Landscape Tours and Other Garden Events

Fall Landscape Tours and Other Garden Events

September 29, 2015 | By Carrie Dubberley | Reply More

A listing of upcoming events in the DFW area: Water-Wise and SmartScape landscape tours, native and well-adapted plant sales, festivals, plus nature activities.

Moisture Meter- The Simple and Smart Watering Gadget You Need

Moisture Meter- The Simple and Smart Watering Gadget You Need

August 3, 2015 | By Carrie Dubberley | Reply More

Learn to water wisely with this simple, handy gardening tool that checks the moisture levels in your garden soil and pots.

Plano Water-Wise Landscape Tour

Plano Water-Wise Landscape Tour

May 4, 2015 | By Carrie Dubberley | Reply More

The Plano Water-Wise Landscape Tour is coming up on Saturday, May 16th from 9am to 3pm. This free, self-guided tour features water-conserving, drought tolerant residential and community landscapes.

Free Design Your Own SmartScape Class

Free Design Your Own SmartScape Class

October 6, 2014 | By Carrie Dubberley | Reply More

This coming Saturday, October 11th, I’m presenting a free Design Your Own SmartScape class for the Keep Coppell Beautiful Environmental Education program, from 11:00am-12:30pm at the Biodiversity Education Center.

Watering Wisely: 7 Xeriscape Principles to Help Save Water

Watering Wisely: 7 Xeriscape Principles to Help Save Water

March 18, 2011 | By Carrie Dubberley | Reply More

Most of Texas once again is suffering from a severe drought, making water conservation principles more important than ever. You can save water, time and money by following the seven time tested principles of Xeriscaping — coined by the Denver …continue reading