OK- So Martha has inspired me again- prairie/ meadow restoration! I know I don't have a prairie outside my back door but I have some dry patches surrounding my cottage that would be perfect for dry and sun tolerant wild flowers and grasses! I have to wait until fall to plant but I have lots of time to plan! I want to go with "California Natives" like California poppies, Arroyo Lupin, grasses etc.
Here are some of my sources: