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For a custom irrigation schedule:

Water Wise Gardening Water Calculator

Please view the new San Jose Water Smart Demonstration Garden. Click on "Garden Tours".

For information on the programs we offer, click here.

Complimentary low flow showerheads and faucet aerators can be obtained during a water audit or by calling the Santa Clara Valley Water District at (408) 630-2554

For information on complimentary water audits for all San Jose Water Company customers, click here.

For more information about rebate programs, such as for high efficiency clothes washers, or for the landscape rebate program, please visit the Santa Clara Valley Water District conservation website.

Designing a new garden? See the Smart From The Start landscape design templates.


Sustainable Gardening Tips:

Soils and Compost:

Physical weed control, including mulching, or hand removal protects the watershed from harmful chemicals.

Integrated Pest Management:

Remove irrigation water and fertilizer from areas where you don't want weeds to grow.

Water Saving Tips:

Group plants with similar watering needs in the same area.