Dog Friendly Gardens

Dog Friendly Gardens With a lot of us spending our work hours at home, we are bonding even more with our dogs. We love our pets, and we love our gardens, unfortunately, the two don’t always live in harmony.There are quite a few animal behaviors that can become a...

Landscaping using the Watershed Method

Landscaping using the Watershed Method If you would like to save water and help our planet, you can be part of the cure. In this article I’ll give you tips on how to do that. You may be confused by people with conflicting advice, so you need a few tools to distinguish...

It’s Almost Fall Planting Time!

It’s Almost Fall Planting Time!  Living in Santa Clarita we are blessed (or cursed) with a long summer, but if you learn to manage it properly your garden can thrive. By avoiding planting during our super hot months of August and September and using them instead to...

Seven Steps to Your Garden Oasis

Seven Steps to Your Garden Oasis  These seven steps will help kick start your project and keep it on track. One: Investigate your preferences and find your Garden Style. Even if you think that you know your style, spending time getting inspired is fun and time well...

Preparing for Spring

Preparing for Spring  March is a great time in Santa Clarita but it is actually the beginning of the end of the planting season for most plants. If you are planning on having a low water or native garden you only have a few months left to plant. • If you want to order...