About Us

About the Elk Grove Greener Gardens

The Elk Grove Greener Gardens Project is a group of local landscape professionals, organizations, businesses, conservationists and community members that wants to share water-wise and river friendly practices and principles to help citizens of Elk Grove and other local communities create aesthetic sustainable landscapes that reduce impacts on the environment and local watershed.

River-Friendly Landscaping is...

...a whole systems approach to gardening and landscaping that works to support the integrity of one of California's key ecosystems, the Sacramento River watershed. River-Friendly Landscaping practices foster soil health, conserve water and other valuable resources, reduce waste, and prevent pollution of our air and waterways.