I am interested in low maintenance landscape make over for this climate for...

Asked April 27, 2013, 3:12 PM EDT

I am interested in low maintenance landscape make over for this climate for my Silver Spring property.

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You are interested in a low maintenance landscape but that could mean many different things. Considering that our weather is getting warmer and drier concentrating on drought resistant plants is a good idea. The following is our publication on xeriscaping, http://extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_images/programs/hgic/Publications/HG25_Xeriscaping_and...
Native plants can also be low maintenance, the following is our publication on native plants, http://extension.umd.edu/sites/default/files/_images/programs/hgic/Publications/HG120_NativePlantsof...
All plants need to watered initially until they become established.

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