Drought Recovery 101

Texoma has witnessed first hand the devastating effects of this drought. For homeowners that often means dead or dying plants and shrubs and Saturday Smith's Gardentown offered growers first hand tips on what to do with their plants. Co-owner Steve Smith says they held a similar seminar in October and attendance was tremendous so he decided to hold another one

"We are going to talk about recovery from the drought this year specifically what kind of plants to use how to plant them some of the different choices that might be available and might be a little more drought tolerant," said Smith. He adds that this is the best time to plant trees and shrubs, so if replacements are needed, people should get started right away installing the new plants,"