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Mountain View's Water Wise Garden
Garden Address: 235 N. Whisman Rd.
Mountain View 94306

Contact: Dave Burkett

Phone: (650) 903 - 6327

Fax: (650) 903 - 6768

Mail Address: 231 N. Whisman Rd., Mountain View, CA 94043

Web Site: http://www.ci.mtnview.ca.us/

Sponsor: City of Mountain View

Days: daily

Hours: open

Fees: free

Wheelchair Access: Yes

Directions: Whisman Rd. between Central Expressway and Middlefield.

Description: Mountain View's water-efficient garden demonstrates ways to create attractive, colorful gardens using plants that are easily maintained and drought-resistant. The garden includes more than 100 plants appropriate to California's dry climate.

Features: The garden, designed by Landscape Architect Mark Feldkamp, won the Northern California Turf Council Award for "Excellence in Design of a Demonstration Garden," and award for both beauty and water efficiency just one year after its planting.

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