Fall is a great time to spruce up your yard with some new plants. Consider adding plants that attract and support natural enemies that can help manage pest populations. And try some natives! You can introduce more biodiversity that helps your yard be more resilient to pests and diseases, while conserving water. Because they evolved in California’s summer dry climate, most natives prefer little or no supplemental water once established.
To see what plants are native to your area, enter your zip code here. To learn more about the wide range of plants available, watch “Color Your Garden with Native Plants – All Year Round!” If you’ve never grown natives, learn how with “Success with Native Plants – 4 Essential Tips”