For a big “pop” of color in your Southern California winter garden, try easy to grow Aloe from South Africa. If you’re removing your thirsty turfgrass lawn and looking for plants that give a variety of color throughout the different seasons, this can be a terrific addition to your plant palette. Green all year, then – WOW! in winter.
Please stop by next week at the Landscape Industry Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center. I’ll be at the Association of Professional Landscape Designers’ (APLD) booth in the morning of Thursday, January 30th and would be delighted to say “Hi” and talk with you about your landscape plans. See http://www.clca.org/lis/ for more information about […]
Here in Southern California we have the opportunity to have flowers in winter – lucky us!!! Here’s a beautiful little ground cover with clover-like leaves and White, Lavender or Pink flowers – Oxalis ‘Grand Duchess’. This delightful little plant grows from tiny bulbs that you can poke into the ground in autumn. In my coastal […]
One of the hot new trends in Landscape Design is the development of Courtyard Gardens. Courtyards can be outdoor living spaces like this one in a private back yard surrounded by the beautiful scents of flowers & foliage. Courtyards can also be designed for […]