LOW WATER LANDSCAPING INFORMATION
The Okanagan Xeriscape Association (OXA) is a non-profit organization providing in-depth information on xeriscaping. Articles and information on how to xeriscape for both new and established gardens, including a complete description of the Seven Principles of Xeriscape to get you started.
The OXA hosts xeriscape classes, workshops and events and has also created the UnH2O demonstration garden .
The searchable Okanagan Plant Database is a fabulous resource to help you find the best plants for your garden conditions.
NURSERIES FOR LOW WATER AND NATIVE PLANTS
Fabulous source for succulents and other drought tolerant plants along with a ton of information on waterwise gardening.
Located in Summerland– a wide selection of carefully selected xeriscape plants including annuals and perennials, shrubs, natives and edibles.
Over 20 years in business and still growing strong, Sagebrush grows interior hardy trees, shrubs, grasses, and perennials native to BC.
In addition to endemic Okanagan plants, XEN offers other xeriscape plant options such as drought resistant ornamental grasses.