A garden tailored for your particular climate and rainfall means less maintenance, less expense, and less reliance on valuable water resources. Oliver Filippi’s The Dry Gardening Handbook: Plants and Practices for a Changing Climate is one of the best xeriscaping guides we’ve found, exploring practical ways to create a beautiful, thriving garden – no watering needed.
Xeriscaping requires no additional water beyond natural rainfall, and it’s a resource-efficient and environmentally friendly approach to landscaping. Filippi’s guidebook demonstrates that beautiful landscaping doesn’t have to be a huge drain on water resources, and includes crucial tips such as how to match particular drought-resistant plant species to the climate of your specific area.
The Dry Gardening Handbook: Plants and Practices for a Changing Climate is available at Amazon for $37.80.