With the majority of urban water use going to irrigation, switching to a water-wise landscape can significantly lower your water use.

Planting Plans for Woodland Water-Wise Mow Strips




Master Plant List for Planting Plans


Spring Lake Mow Strip Clarification Policy
(for converting turf to drought-tolerant plantings)

Water-Wise Landscape Resources:
Water-Wise Plant Database - The Regional Water Authority
Arboretum All-Stars - UC Davis Arboretum
‚ÄčEco-Friendly Landscape Designs for The New California Landscape - EcoLandscape California
Guide to Gardening with Limited Water - UCCE Master Gardeners of Yolo County
Water-Wise Gardens & Landscapes, How-To Steps & Plants Identification Guide - Department of Water Resources
UCCE Master Gardener Plant Lists for Yolo County - Shade Plants, Trees, Water Efficient Plants, Water Efficient VinesNative Plants