Book: Reimagining the California Lawn:
Water-conserving Plants, Practices, and Designs

Reimagining The California Lawn

Ready to ditch the high maintenance, water loving lawn & trade it in for a wildlife attracting (think birds, bees & butterflies) water wise, easy to manage garden? You don’t even need a lawn, just a space in need of a low water garden make-over. Reimagining the California Lawn offers up multitudes of excellent info to guide you through a step-by-step transformation from lawn to Mediterranean garden. Whether it be a kitchen, meadow, tapestry, succulent or even roof-top garden, this book will help you through the planning process, installation & maintenance. Drool inducing pictures of hundreds of water-conserving plant options from around the world are paired with complete growing instructions, along with helpful plant lists including: “Attractive to Bees”, “Aromatic Foliage”, “Bulletproof” & “Dry Shade” which make finding the perfect plant a cinch. By the horticulturists who brought us award-winning California Native Plants for the Garden. 

By Carol Bornstein, David Fross, Bart O’Brien
160 pages, 7.5” x 10.25”; 300 color photos

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