HXG Workshop: Xeriscape 101


xeriscape 101 workshopCreate a landscape to be envied and gain leisure time to enjoy yourself and your xeric garden. An informative Saturday workshop offered by the Board of Water Supply (BWS) and Friends of Halawa Xeriscape Garden (FOHXG) instructs participants on how to conserve water outdoors in your landscape that not only saves drinking water for future generations, but also reduces your monthly consumption and water bill!


Saturday, April 21, 2018
10:30 a.m. to noon


Halawa Xeriscape Garden
99-1268 Iwaena Street
Halawa Valley’s Central Park
Industrial Area
(get directions)


$5 for general public and Friends of Halawa membership “Friend” level
Free for supporting, corporate and lifetime memberships
We accept cash and checks.


This informative workshop teaches participants the seven steps to xeriscaping: crucial planning and design, importance of limited turf areas, efficient irrigation, soil improvements (the building blocks for healthy plants), importance of mulch and utilizing it properly, identifying drought-tolerant plants, and simplified maintenance procedures.


Advanced registration is required. Registration opens on Tuesday, April 3, 2018, and closes at 2 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2018, or when all spaces are filled.Call (808) 748-5315 or email workshops@hbws.org to register. BWS security and workshop registration requires submittal of participants full name, home address, phone number, and email address where applicable.

See the 2017-2018 workshop schedule.