Monthly Archives: March 2014


A colorful succulent in my March garden

Aeonium kiwi is a fabulous little succulent in our garden this month.  The sunshine has brought out the bright red margins and yellow centers of this multi stemmed mass of rosettes. This group is spilling out of an old claw foot bathtub-now-planter on our back yard patio.  It’s also been poked around into pots here and there.  This […]


Welcome to the rain!

It’s been dry for 3 years in Southern California and this year, so far, has been the driest year on record.  So the storm that’s passing through at the moment and dropping water from the skies is quite welcome!  In SoCal, it seems to be all or nothing, however.  If only we could spread it […]