GreenTown Los Altos

Considering Native Plants? Look at Meadow Landscaping


Oct 2016


screen-shot-2016-10-06-at-6-47-05-amNative plant gardens come in many flavors and what’s called meadow landscaping is becoming popular for many reasons. You can find out more at a talk, Oct. 27, 7PM at the Los Altos Library. The talk summary follows:

Homeowners throughout our area are discovering the many benefits of meadow landscaping. Fill your yard with color, texture, movement and wildlife. Low maintenance meadows provide year round enjoyment for the family and sustenance for beneficial species in our environment. Songbirds, butterflies, pollinators and other beneficial species rely on native plants for their survival.

Speaker: John Greenlee

An expert in grass ecology and champion of sustainable design, John Greenlee, author of,  “The American Meadow Garden” and “The Encyclopedia of Ornamental Grasses”, has created beautiful meadows throughout California.

Sponsored by GreenTown Los Altos, Purissima Hills Water District, California Water Service, Open Space Committee of Los Altos Hills, and Santa Clara Valley Water District.  lah-logo-acacia-presslogo_320x320logo

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