Lawn watering regulations
When can I water?
With heat fluctuations throughout the year, Metro Vancouver’s water restrictions vary. And with that comes all sorts of questions. What are the lawn watering restrictions? When can I water my lawn in Vancouver? Can I hand water my lawn? Use the following tool to find out when you can water your lawn.
Stage 1 Lawn Watering Regulations are in Effect May 1 to October 15
On top of watering, there are other ways to maintain a healthy lawn. The table below covers all kinds of yard care tips and seasonal maintenance. In the long-run, you’ll have a healthy lawn, while adhering to all lawn watering restrictions at the same time.
Chafer beetle in Metro Vancouver
A healthy lawn is the best defence against chafer beetle, an invasive insect that has damaged lawns throughout the region.
chafer beetle and how to treat it within the lawn watering regulations.
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Grow Green – An online guide to sustainable gardening
Whether you're a beginner or an experienced green thumb, Metro Vancouver’s Grow Green Guide can help you create a beautiful, sustainable outdoor space with a positive impact on our local environment. In collaboration with UBC Botanical Garden, Metro Vancouver has compiled an extensive selection of plants that thrive in our local climate, without needing lots of water or chemicals.
Whether you’re working in a yard, or containers on your apartment balcony, Grow Green’s practical approach to sustainable gardening offers great ideas and practical solutions for attractive, healthy lawns and gardens.
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