on lawns

The strip of grass between the sidewalk and the street is dying. It’s turning a yellow brown, sun-scorched and ugly.

I don’t want to be that neighbor. I’ve been watering it when I’m home (I refuse to leave a sprinkler running when I’m not here) but it’s still brown. This leads me to believe that xeriscaping is my only hope.

One day it will look like this:

Drought-tolerant native plants, rocks, stuff that I can get away without watering for the most part. Rockscape and evergreens to look attractive in the winter, flowers and grasses for spring, summer, and autumn. That’s the program.


About Chrissie Reinhart

Christian, wife, mother; striving to strive.
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