We’re in the midst of a severe drought and our governor is calling on Californians to decrease water usage by fifteen percent. Some counties like Santa Clara County have issued local emergencies due to extreme drought conditions. Interested in ways to conserve water in the garden? San José Public Library offers ample resources on water-wise practices and drought-friendly planting for the garden.
Video: Water Conservation in Your Vegetable Garden
Additional items available through San José Public Library
- Press Reader: Magazines and newspaper articles.
- Book List: Drought tolerant plants and water-wise gardening.