Bee Keeping

I know that’s it’s silly that I am a landscape designer and I get squeamish around bees. So I took a bee keeping class to help me face my phobia and to learn something new. With the issues of colony bee collapse and the problem of Chinese FDA banned honey making its...

2011 San Francisco Flower & Garden Show

By Tom Walton Nothing says Spring like the San Francisco Flower & Garden Show, the largest, world-class garden festival of its kind in the western United State. Now entering its 26th year with a bigger, better and greener approach that celebrates “Life in the...

Local Involvement with Sustainable Landscaping

The CLCA-SFBA (San Francisco Bay Area California Landscape Contractors Association) Education Committee is comprised of a group of professionals (designers, contractors and suppliers) and students who share an interest in sustainable landscaping. Our Committee...