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SaddleBrooke/SaddleBrooke Ranch Master Gardeners

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Water-Wise Gardening - Ways to optimize use of water in the landscape
Benefits of Xeriscaping- Learn to use drought tolerant plants to conserve water
Irrigation in the Desert - Judicious use of irrigation can give you the garden you want and still save water

Prohibited Plants - What plants should NOT be planted in your yard?
Gardening Month by Month- Ideas for each month in the garden

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Any of various evergreen plants of the genera Yucca of the southern United States, Mexico, and Central America, having stiff sword-shaped leaves, clusters of white flowers, and sometimes a thick treelike stem.

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Yucca baccata
Banana Yucca

Yucca brevifolia
Joshua Tree

Yucca elata
Soaptree yucca

Yucca  faxoniana
West Texas Tree Yucca (Spanish Dagger)

Yucca filamentosa 'Color Guard'
Color Guard Adam's Needle

Yucca gloriosa
Adam's Needle

Yucca recurvifolia
Soft Leaf Yucca

Yucca rigida
Blue Yucca

Yucca rostrata
Big Bend Yucca



* The term SaddleBrooke  is meant to be inclusive of HOA 1, HOA 2 (including the Preserve) and SaddleBrooke Ranch.

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