Consider low-maintenance gardens and conserve water too

  • Garden pathways add interest in small gardens or even parks, directing foot traffic to desired areas of a landscape. (Voltaire Moise/Special to West Hawaii Today)

Warm wet days have caused our gardens to flourish but this can mean too much of a good thing. Did you ever feel like giving up on your lawn and paving the whole thing? Of course you have, but let’s face it, it is not practical. Your neighbors would probably tar and feather you. Not only that, but you would not be really happy even if they didn’t.