On the Dry Side
The Okanagan Xeriscape Association Blog
Allium can provide wonderful additions to the xeriscape garden
This is the second in a pair of blog articles on hedge choices for the Okanagan. This article will address non-native options.
There are many alternatives to the ubiquitous water loving cedar hedge. This entry suggests some native plant choices.
This blog will cover a set of flammability tests conducted by OXA on organic mulches commonly available in the Okanagan
Mulches are an important part of xeriscaping. We discuss advantages and disadvantages of common mulches
Rhubarb is a low-maintenance water-wise edible perennial that will contribute nicely to your garden and your kitchen.
Welcome to the Blog
Our blog is an opportunity to share information on how to garden with nature while conserving water in the Okanagan Valley.
Among other contributors, it includes “Gardening with Nature” articles by our Executive Director, Sigrie Kendrick, as well as articles by co-founder Gwen Steele.
As a group blog and forum, we welcome your contributions and comments and hope to create a blossoming community of xeriscape gardeners as well as a valuable archive of articles.