Landscape Design: Xeriscaping

Xeriscaping: HS.45 : Goal Setting Strategies (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Xeriscaping has very specific goals. Apply the S.M.A.R.T. strategies in goal setting from this LK lesson to the principle of Xeriscaping.

Xeriscaping: AHS.28 : Assessing the Strengths of Others (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

Just because little or no water is available in a given area does not mean that a landscape can not be designed and installed. By capitalizing on what does exist in dry environments, we can install a xeriscape design. We can similarly capitalize on the strengths of others.

Xeriscaping: AHS.29 : Capitalizing on the Strengths of Others (all,IA) (PDF) | (PPT)

In many areas, the lack of water is a serious problem, however, it is one many wish to forget. We must be sensitive to this and incorporate Xeriscaping, even when we may find other landscape designs to be more attractive. Objective 3 asks the individual to take the needs of others into account, regardless of our personal wishes.