Category Archives: Water

Water management in gardens

Save Water, Plant a Dry Garden

By Steffie Littlefield Now it’s hot and dry just like every summer in St Louis and you look at your perennial border and a few sturdy souls stand out. You know the ones that don’t have wilted singed foliage, who … Continue reading

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Resolve to Conserve Water in the Garden

It doesn’t have to be New Year’s Day to make a new resolution. Any time’s a good time to decide to change habits and practices for the better. One great resolution to make anytime is to find ways to use … Continue reading

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Rain Gardens

By Cindy Gilberg Rain gardens, a relatively new name for an old concept, have gained special interest in the past few years. Water is a precious resource. As it flows over impervious surfaces such as rooftops and pavement it carries … Continue reading

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