Chuparosa: Plants for Native Arizona Landscape Design

Chuparosa: Plants for Native Arizona Landscape Design

Indigenous to the arid wilds along rocky slopes and desert washes, the Chuparosa is a native plant of southern Arizona. Technically known as Justica californica, here you find great architectural beauty for low maintenance Phoenix and Scottsdale landscaping. The common name, Chuparosa, is Spanish for hummingbird and they are instantly drawn to the tubular red…

Sustainable Arizona Landscaping: What Does It Really Mean?

Sustainable Arizona Landscaping: What Does It Really Mean?

Sustainable landscaping is a big buzz word in our industry right now. Not just around Phoenix and Scottsdale, or in Arizona, but across the country. The assumption that sustainable Arizona landscaping is just about xeriscaping and drought tolerant plants isn’t quite right. Yes, concentrating on native plants and those that will deal well with our…