Xeriscaping is landscaping for water conservation. The greatest waste of water in New Jersey is watering grass. Most of us do not need as much grass as we have. Less grass means less work, and conserves more water.


Some Xeriscaping ideas include:

Additional Ideas

For more New Jersey Xeriscaping ideas contact:
  • Landscaping for Water Conservation
  • Low Water Use Landscaping
  • Rutgers Cooperative Extension
  • Department of Horticulture and Forestry
  • Cook College
  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
  • New Brunswick, NJ 08903


To find out more about Xeriscaping throughout the USA visit: