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Xeriscape Demonstration Garden

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The Tempe Xeriscape Demonstration Garden is located at the City of Tempe Woman's Club Park.

Demo Garden
Xeriscape Garden

Funded in part by a grant from the Arizona Department of Water Resources the Tempe Women’s Club Park was converted to a Xeriscape Demonstration Garden in 1995 to promote desert-friendly plants and landscaping practices. Interpretive signage and plant identification plaques were installed to provide useful information for visitors.

Location and Hours:
1265 N. College Avenue
Tempe, Arizona 85281
Phone: (480) 350 2668
Fax: (480) 350 8336
Public Hours: Open to the public year round from dawn to dusk. 

Environmental Parameters

Latitude 33’26’36” N
Longitude 111’55’54”W
Altitude 1,100 ft
Annual Normal Precipitation 7.0 in
Normal Minimum Temperature 55.4 °F
Normal Maximum Temperature 85.1 °F
Historic Low Temperature 18.0 °F
Historic High Temperature 122.0 °F
USDA Zone 9  

Total Area: 5.0 Acres
Area of Collections 3.0 Acres
Total Area of Turf
1.8 Acres
8 Spaces