Zone 1: Arid - this zone features the most drought-tolerant vegetation. This zone is located away from the house.
Zone 2: Transition - this zone is used to blend lush areas with drier parts of the landscape. Plant low and moderate water use plants here which need watering once a week or less.
Zone 3: Mini-Oasis - this zone includes the highest water use plants and lawn. It includes shady areas and areas that receive rainfall runoff from roof lines and downspouts. Try to place this zone near your house.
Osage Orange, thornless & fruitless
White Mulberry, fruitless
Visit our Wildflower and Natives page for more information about native plants for xeriscape gardens!