Plant Smart with Texas SmartScape
Spring has sprung and it's time to think about how to drought proof your landscape. The Texas SmartScape Plant Fairs are an opportunity to get great deals on select varieties of native and adapted drought-tolerant plants. Knowledgeable master gardeners, plant experts and an irrigation specialist will be on hand to answer your plant, design and irrigation questions. There will also be "kid-friendly" activities with special hands-on gardening workshops for children 5-12.
In addition to the Fort Worth fairs, there will be 26 other plant events in the D/FW metroplex. Here are a few on the west side of the metroplex, and a complete list of all sales is at www.txsmartscape.com.
- April 11, The Home Depot, 7100 North Frwy (Basswood), Fort Worth
- April 25, Weston Gardens in Bloom, Inc., 8101 Anglin, Fort Worth
- April 25, The Home Depot, 300 S Village Center Dr., Southlake
- May 2, The Home Depot, 1725 N. US Hwy 287, Mansfield
- May 2, The Home Depot, 6501 NE Loop 820, North Richland Hills
- May 16, The Home Depot, 201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington
- May 30, The Home Depot, 7950 South Frwy (Sycamore School Road)
The Water Department has also created a fashion forward plant emagazine, showcasing the beauty and variety of just a few of the SmartScapeTM plants. Please take a moment to check it out. We know it’ll help stimulate your design ideas.
News to Know
- Water Home Page
- Classes & Events
- Stage 1 Restrictions in Effect
- Report Water Waste
- Variance Form/Checklist
- SmartFlush (Toilets)
- Smart Irrigation Audits
- SmartWater Audits (Commercial)
- Business Smart (Commercial)
Report Water Waste
Fort Worth has year-round watering restrictions, which include a no more than twice a week irrigation schedule. Report water waste online or use the MyFtWorth app for smartphones. Questions? See Frequently Asked Questions.