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Posts Tagged: native

Practitioner perspectives on using non-native plants for revegetation in California

In California, a general requirement of plant species used for revegetation and restoration projects is its classification as a native species. However, the high cost of native plant materials is one of the dominant obstacles to effective revegetation...

Posted on Monday, August 22, 2016 at 7:06 AM
  • Author: Elise S Gornish
Tags: native (2), non-native (1), restoration (3), revegetation (1)

Drought in the Landscape: Water Conservation Q & A

photo by UC ANR

[From the August 2015 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] Q.  How much water do landscapes use in California? A.  Landscape irrigation accounts for only about 9% of total statewide developed water use, but the percentage varies widely among...

Posted on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 9:41 AM
Tags: conservation (4), drip (1), drought (25), grass (3), irrigation (5), landscape (25), lawn (6), native (2), Pittenger (2), sprinkler (1), sprinklers (1), tree (16), trees (10), UCCE (10), water (19)
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