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Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Plants
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center offers a variety of articles containing "a wealth for information about the sustainable use and conservation of native wildflowers, plants and landscapes." Here you can find such instructional materials on how to plant a buffalo grass lawn, guidance on planting

The West Texas SmartScape
The West Texas SmartScape site has all the tools you need to design your own "Texas SmartScape"

Design Your Own Landscape
"Design Your Own Landscape: Designing a landscape takes planning. Use these tools to determine your landscaping needs and to design a water smart landscape that best fits your lifestyle." Sponsored by the Southern Nevada Water Authority.

National Gardening Association
National Gardening Association "How-to Projects" covers a wide range subjects from detailed planning guides to maintenance instructions to pest control and more. Whether you are starting a new landscape, redesigning an existing one, or just have a minor project or problem, this is where you will find the tools

Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Water Utility
This Albuquerque-Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority site features downloadable design templates, plant lists, and rainwater harvest garden instructions.
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