Reduced Water Use Can Go Hand-in-Hand with Beautiful Landscaping
For Water Smart, Weekly watering schedules
Click Here to request a Garden Sense consultation, or call 707 565 3026.
is a free program offered by the Sonoma County Master Gardeners.
While visiting your garden, our Garden Sense Consultants will provide:
How-to information about converting your sprinklers to drip irrigation
Suggestions of low water-use plants that match your site conditions
A basic site-specific sketch that addresses your functional needs
An assessment of your existing irrigation
General information and tips to help make your garden more sustainable
Garden Sense Brochures
Did you know . . . .
A 1,000 square foot water-wise garden uses only 5,000 to 10,000 gallons of water per year, while a same-size lawn uses more than 22,000 gallons per year.
Do Your Part –
Russian River Drought Relief Program: Sonoma County Water Agency has just created a new incentive programs for eligible well users in the Russian River watershed. This program is intended to help those who are on a private well save water during this historic drought. The Turf Replacement Rebate Program is a rebate of $0.50/sq ft up to $250 for turf converted to low water use plants. A pre-inspection is required. This program is grant funded and time limited. See if you’re eligible at www.SonomaCountyWater.org/Drought.