GardenPhotos
To Top

Beautiful Flowers Without A Lot Of Water

This is my granddaughter, Kari, sitting in their front yard. The flowers are all natives of our region: dry west Texas. White broken stones are scattered through the plants for stepping stones. Also, there is a gravel path through the yard. Xeriscaping is encouraged in our area to conserve water and as the picture shows, you can still have beautiful plants that don't take a lot of water.

Ad


By Frances from Tarzan, TX

Texas Flowers With Xeriscaping

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

April 30, 20080 found this helpful

So beautiful. Did you grow the flowers from seed? Please tell us what flowers and how often, if ever, you have to water.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
May 1, 20080 found this helpful

My son buried drip tape before planting the flowers. Bluebonnets are planted in the fall as well as the standing cypress (tall plant not yet in bloom). The purple winecups are perennials and are easily planted by seed. There are yellow poppies, several varieties of daisies, some are perennials. Also verbenas, salvias and I forget what all else. Water about once a week for more blooms. They will survive but not bloom as well with less water.

Reply Was this helpful? Yes
Ad

Add your voice! Click below to comment. ThriftyFun is powered by your wisdom!

Related Content
Categories
Photos GardenApril 28, 2008
Guides
Growing your own wedding flowers.
Growing Your Own Wedding Flowers
Water Softener
Buying a Water Softener
Selecting Valentine's Day Flowers, A bouquet of fresh cut roses for Valentine's Day
Selecting Valentine's Day Flowers
Blue balloon flowers.
Growing Balloon Flowers (Chinese Bellflower)
More
🎆
Fourth of July Ideas!
👔
Father's Day Ideas!
Facebook
Pinterest
YouTube
Contests!
Newsletters
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Categories
Desktop Page | View Mobile

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us

© 1997-2017 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Published by .

Generated 2017/05/17 06:16:12 in 2 secs.
Loading Something Awesome!