NatureScape Program

A one-stop shop to transform your landscape into a beautiful, California native garden!

NatureScape Program

NatureScape is a direct-install Turf-to-Native Garden Program that helps customers replace turf with a native, low water-use landscape. NatureScape participants receive:

  • Free pre-qualification landscape and irrigation assessment
  • 50% off design fees,
  • $4 per square foot of turf that is replaced

Check out the Virtual Garden Tour to visit some of your neighbors’ NatureScape Gardens!

The NatureScape Program was created with our customers in mind. Watch the NatureScapers: Real Landscapes of Orange County video to follow along a couple’s NatureScape journey from start to finish!
  • Attend a Workshop

    Click here to register for an upcoming workshop! Use our rebate calculator to estimate your project costs.

  • Apply for the Program

    Click here to apply and participate in the NatureScape program. You can click here to read the Customer Participation Agreement

  • Pre-Qualification Assessment

    Contractor will inspect and assess the irrigation system and service location to confirm the site satisfies the minimum eligibility requirements of the program. Contractor will complete assessment in 1 day.

  • Landscape Design

    Contractor will provide Applicant with a design consultation which will discuss the turf removal method, potential landscape layouts, a native plant palette, and estimated project costs. Contractor will complete the landscape design and contact the Applicant to schedule the design delivery within 1 week.

  • Turf Removal

    Contractor will begin turf removal process. Contractor will complete the turf removal process in 1 day.

  • Landscape Installation

    Contractor will complete the installation of a new native landscape so that when mature, at least 75% of the rebated portions of the landscape will consist of plant material. Contractor will complete landscape installation within 14 days.

  • Post Installation Education

    30 days following landscape installation, Contractor will provide education to the Applicant on how to properly care for and maintain plants and landscape.

Most projects are complete in as little as 6-8 weeks.