Water-Wise Landscape Tour
Water-Wise Landscape Tour – Saturday, June 1, 2013 – 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
City of Dallas Water Utilities, City of Dallas Stormwater Management, City of Dallas Park & Recreation, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, the Dallas County Master Gardeners and the Town of Addison are teaming up with surrounding cities to demonstrate the beauty of Water-Wise and EarthKind™ gardening with the 19th annual Water-Wise Landscape Tour.
The first 100 visitors at each of the three tour headquarters will receive a free hose nozzle. For more information on this tour, call the Water Conservation Hotline at (214) 670-3155 Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Click here for a map of the self-guiding Water-Wise Landscape Tour. Maps will also be available all tour headquarters.
Dallas County Master Gardeners will have demonstrations and be conducting free 30 minute talks on Water-Wise gardening every hour on the hour at each of the tour headquarters. Dallas County Master Gardener volunteers will also be assisting homeowners and helping answer questions about the plants and landscapes on the tour.
Central Tour Headquarters
Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, TX 75218
9:00 a.m. – Answers to YOUR Tree Questions – Eric Larner
10:00 a.m. – Herbs for the WaterWise Landscape – Marian Buchanan
11:00 a.m. – The Best Native Plants for Your Landscape – Roseann Ferguson
NOTE: There will different demonstrations throughout the day on topics related to Water-Wise landscaping
North Tour Headquarters
Les Lacs Linear Park – 3901 Beltway Drive, Addison, TX 75001
9:00 a.m. – Smarter Ways to Water Your Landscape – Gene Morrissey
10:00 a.m. – Gardening From the Ground Up – Ginnie Salter
11:00 a.m. – Lawn Care – John Hunt
12:00 p.m. – The G2 on H2O – Karen Sykes
1:00 p.m. – Plants That Love to Grow Here – Kevin Burns
2:00 p.m. – Unusual Herbs (Try Some New Ones) – Barbara Gollman
South Tour Headquarters
Lake Cliff Park – E. Colorado Boulevard at N. Zang Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75203
9:00 a.m. – Using Water Wisely – Marc Villanueva
10:00 a.m. – The Essential First Step – Soil – Judy Meagher
11:00 a.m. – Propagation Workshop – Tammy Risser
9:00 a.m. – Mejor Jardín…Menos Agua – Judy Meagher
10:00 a.m. – Usar el Agua con Cuidado – Marcario Villanueva
11:00 a.m. – Insectos Beneficios – Judy Meagher
2013 Tour Winners
Past Water-Wise Landscape Tours