Monthly Archives: Septiembre 2013

Here’s a free resource to help create drought-tolerant, water-wise landscaping in your home garden

As Southern California gardeners select drought-friendly plants and keep water conservation in mind, it also would be wise to not forget about maintenance. Organizational and upkeep tips can help avoid the hits and misses. And for those with questions or who simply like doing things by the book, there are plenty of options including a […]

Nature’s art: How to create interior design pieces from what’s in the garden

Bringing elements from the backyard into the home is easier than it seems. Try thinking out of the box with fun plant combinations and planters. (Photo courtesy “Tiny Tabletop Gardens” by Emma Hardy and photographer Debbie Patterson for CICO Books) Don’t limit yourself to the backyard when it comes to being green. While most gardeners […]