Hardy Succulents

Most succulents are universally adapted to  mild climate zones where the sun and mild winter temperatures hardly ever damage their foliage. But for those of us who live in hotter inland communities or higher elevations, there are also  hardy succulents that can...

New Plants from Monrovia

We were fortunate enough to get a glimpse into Monrovia’s exclusive and new selection of plants and we are excited to report that there are going to be some great selections to choose from! These new cultivars that range from shrubs, grasses, vines, and edibles are...

Shade Loving Plants

Shade is an integral part of any landscape and gardens. It ranges from deep year round shade produced by double-story houses and large trees to partial shade based on the angle of sun as it changes throughout the day. Shade will also increase as trees mature, often...

Bay Area Deer Resistant Plants

Because many of us live in the suburbs we share our environment with local wildlife, from squirrels to skunks and the mischievous raccoons, but none of these critters can cause as much irreparable damage to our gardens as this one: the deer. Deer are beautiful,...