I'd like to convert my front yard from lawn landscape to desert landscape to consume less water and less maintenance, and I'd like it to be done in cheapest way possible without using any pesticide. What would be the easiest approach to do that?

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    A search term that can help you is Xeriscaping (X pronounced as a Z) – JPhi1618 Sep 17 '19 at 18:48
  • Are you in a desertine environment naturally, like Phoenix, Riverside or San Jose? I.e. Before your city was there, was it rocks and chapperal, or was it forest? – Harper - Reinstate Monica Sep 17 '19 at 23:07
  • Seems to me you could just throw down some tarps for a bit to kill that grass and lay out some gravel over top of it but perhaps you have something else in mind? – Rob Sep 18 '19 at 16:28
  • yes. I am located in a desertine environment. – Dude from SF Sep 18 '19 at 20:42
  • Is that grass or fake grass? – Wayfaring Stranger Sep 19 '19 at 14:38

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