El Camino College

10.30.2014 | Category, Case Study, Convention

El Camino College Horticulture & Environmental Club presents California Drought Workshop for Landscape architects Kurapia Presentation by Mark Ohde, Kurapia Inc. Tom Hawkins, Florasource, Ltd. David Plascencia, EchoTech Inc. ...
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“Kurapia is a great option where you need a groundcover that won’t get irrigated.

10.24.2014 | Category, Kurapia News

Davis enterprise, a community newspaper covering Davis and Yolo County released on Oct 24, 2014, an article titled UC researchers: How low-water can our landscapes go? The article reported a story on UC Agriculture and Natural Science researchers Loren Oki and Karrie Reid test plants’ ability to s...
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UC Reseachers

10.24.2014 | Category, Kurapia News

How low water can our landscapes go? Kurapia is a great option where you need a groundcover that won’t get irrigated. I think it will be great in what they call ‘hell strips,’ ” Reid says. “That’s the area between the sidewalk and the street where it’s notoriously difficult to grow an...
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UC researchers: How low-water can our landscapes go?

10.24.2014 | Category, News

UCD recently completed a study on kurapia, a newly developed, highly versatile groundcover that was developed and now is widely used in Japan. It is available for the first time to the public at the Arboretum and Public Garden plant sale on Saturday.“Kurapia is a great option where you need a grou...
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Available to the public for the first time in the United States! NEED A LAWN REPLACEMENT? This deep-rooted, low-water use, low-maintenance groundcover is an excellent lawn replacement or groundcover in sun or partial shade. It grows tightly to the ground, suppre...
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Friends of the UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden Fall Plant Sale FundraisersKurapia SalesFor the first time ever in the United States, customers can purchase a newly-developed, low-water use, rapid-establishment groundcover called Kurapia (Phyla nodiflora ‘Campagne Verde’). Develope...
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Kurapia — a deep-rooted, low-water-use, low maintenance ground cover — will be for sale at Saturday's Friends of the Arboretum Plant Sale. Besides being low-water and low-maintenance, kurapia’s extensive root system makes it beneficial for reducing soil erosion and water runoff. It also g...
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