|Submission Date||July 25, 2012|
University of Puget Sound
OP-T2-19: Native Plants
Does the institution prioritize the use of native plant species in landscaping?:
A brief description of the native plant program, policy, or practice:
Our practice is to choose natives or closely related varieties whenever feasible. Northwest natives are suited to our climate. They require minimal pruning, are drought tolerant, disease and pest resistant, as well as beautiful.
The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
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