"Waterwise Tips" is a virtual program series from the City of Frisco's Waterwise program! These virtual programs are designed so that you, as a Frisco resident, will have a better understanding of how to conserve and protect Frisco's water and stormwater, while putting more money back into your pocket! Below you will find many helpful tips to save water at home – from your faucets to your outdoor automatic irrigation system.
There are many ways to use water wisely in Frisco! Whether you use a hose, a sprinkler, or an automatic irrigation system, you can water more efficiently by following a few "Waterwise" tips from Water Man Wilson!
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Episode 1: Winterwise Household Tips
Join Water Man Wilson as he shows you ways to water wisely in winter! Our first episode, "Winterwise Household Tips," is all about winter water conservation in Frisco, with a focus on saving both water and money.
Episode 2: Crape Myrtle Pruning Tips
This episode, "Crape Myrtle Pruning Tips," features guest speaker Helena Erickson: a Frisco resident, horticulturist and active member of the Frisco Garden Club. In this episode, Helena teaches us WHEN, WHERE and HOW to safely prune crape myrtle trees in the home landscape.
Episode 3: Nandina Pruning Tips
This episode, "Nandina Pruning Tips," features guest speaker Helena Erickson: a Frisco resident, horticulturist and active member of the Frisco Garden Club. In this episode, Helena teaches us how “cane pruning” nandina shrubs creates a softer, more natural shape that requires less maintenance in the long-run.