Landscape experts recommend reducing lawn areas

Landscapers recommend reducing the amount of lawn to save water and create eye-catching gardens. "Turning a third of your grass into a cottage garden or meadow creates a beautiful and much less resource-intensive landscape," says Laurie Broccolo, CEO of Broccolo Tree and Lawn Care, based in Rochester, N.Y.. Another easy way to add splashes of color to the yard is with container gardens.

View Full Article in:

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (N.Y.) (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief: