California native plant gardening and landscaping have tremendous positive impacts to our watersheds, to habitat recovery, and to curbing catastrophic wildfires. In particular, the resolution recognizes that home landscaping and gardening with native plants can cut residential water use from 60 to 90% over conventional gardening.
List of plants used in California drought tolerant yard :: OrganizingMadeFun.com native plants really save. low water use plants in the garden. Some cities are offering rebates to remove lawns. Article listing what was done, and plants used. PT 2 photos http://organizingmadefun.blogspot.com/2014/05/getting-front-yard-planted.html