The Riverfront Park Xeriscape Garden provides a
showcase for more than 70 varieties of low-water-use
plants and grasses. Each season produces a new display of
The garden was designed and planted by
the WSU Chelan/Douglas County Extension Master Gardeners and is maintained by volunteers. Chelan
County PUD co-sponsors the garden.
The garden overlooks the Columbia River in Wenatchee's
Riverfront Park. Located along the Apple Capital Loop
Trail, it can be reached by parking at the Nile Saunders
Steam Train depot then walking north on the trail, or at the
foot of Fifth Street and walking south on the trail.
View map of Riverfront Park Demonstration Garden
Find Xeric plants from the Riverfront garden that can be used in your own yard.