El Dorado Green Home

Posted on May 1, 2011

El Dorado Green Home

U Grow’s drought tolerant landscape design brings diversity, and uniqueness while increasing property value and marketability. Fulfilling LEED and Build It Green landscape criteria, this “green home” was completed and sold in 2011.


  • Dry riverbed swale
  • Screen and shade trees
  • Succulent ground covers and ornamental grasses
  • Permeated driveway
  • Xeriscape mounds
  • Swale bridge walkway
  • Succulent mortared stone sitting area
  • Irrigation: drip and stream rotators set on weather-based timer


Year-round color, low maintenance, low water use, bio diversity, zero impact to ecosystem

Designed by Jake Moss and U Grow Organics