A Flood of Low Water Use PlantsA Flood of Low Water Use PlantsLow water-use plants have unique features that help them survive and thrive in our arid state. Discover the best plants for your yard.<div class="ExternalClass30A1F122111840528923A9D81F2CE323"><div><a href="http://www.amwua.org/plants/">Select plants</a> that will grow best in your yard's microclimates, from sunny and hot to shady and cool. </div><div><br></div><div>When shopping for low water-use plants, look for the following adaptations: small and/or tough leaves; pale-colored stems and leaves; waxy or hairy coverings; water-storing leaves, stems or roots.</div><div><br></div><div>Consider each plant's mature size and place them where they have plenty of room to grow. Excessive pruning can shorten your plant's lifespan.</div><div><br></div><div><br></div></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/waterservicessite/Lists/WAMCalendar/Attachments/17/nature-desert-rocks-stones.jpg4/14/2021 7:00:00 AM