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...

Garden Inspiration

Garden Inspiration We have hit the triple digits early this year in Santa Clarita, so our time out in the yard should be limited to mornings and evening. Taking care of yourself is part of what a real garden teaches you; so take this lesson to heart. These next few...

It Is Time We Were All a Bit More Water Wise

It Is Time We Were All a Bit More Water Wise When you are ready to create a beautiful, sustainable garden that will improve the community and the earth; you should decide who you want to work with based on what they know. If you are interested in that kind of a...