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California Drought Updates
Everywhere I look, I still see homeowners with lawns of green grass or brown yards with dead grass. Lawn care even with the hardy Kentucky bluegrass requires constant running of water sprinklers, scattering of seeds, spreading fertilizers, spraying powerful herbicides that kill everything but the grass, and mowing. In the arid West, about 70% of …
Privacy Hedges That Are Drought-Tolerant: 10 Options for Southern California