Perking up plants and keeping gardens green can be a challenge in a drought.However, one local event features a variety of ways to out-smart climate with creative water-wise tactics.
The "Beauty in these Dry Times" Garden Tour includes seven local homes, as well as the Lubbock Arboretum, that showcase water-wise examples.
Attendees can have questions answered by gardening and landscape experts.
There will be free resources to take home including drought-tolerant plant lists, irrigation advice, mulch alternative, turf tips, benefits of permeable hardscaping, rainwater harvesting and much more.
The event is happening on Saturday, September 21 from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
For more information on addresses, times and cost visit the City of Lubbock Website.
View the attached video to see and learn more.