At least two upper-level bedrooms have soaring, barrel-vaulted ceilings and open through French doors to a vine-draped sleeping porch that overlooks a drought-conscious xeriscaped
Irish has cultivated and xeriscaped
the Sonoran Desert for over twenty years, and her story of how she and her husband changed the barren plot to a haven for local wildlife and plants makes for a powerful survey highly recommended for any gardening collection strong in xeriscaping.
landscaping; no permanent irrigation necessary
The property is xeriscaped
to save water, featuring all native plants, minimal turf areas and a water-saving irrigation system.
We planted 32 trees on the property to begin creating a strategic buffer to reduce overheating on the southwest side of the kitchen, and we xeriscaped
to reduce water usage in our landscaping," she said.
In front of the wall is a sloping mound covered in xeriscaped
mulch and plants.
our yard over 20 years ago to save both water and time on yard work.
Landscaping was upgraded and xeriscaped
across both properties to enhance the property drive-by and curb appeal and provide additional water conservation.
landscapes are also still new enough and few enough that there may be an economic marketing benefit to the homeowner at the time the property is put up for sale.