Far Out Flora

April 30, 2010
by Megan
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Grevillea Geek

I’m hooked on Grevillea. So hooked I made a trip to the SF Botanical Garden to find as many as I could.  There are over 250 species and hybrids floating around. Grevillea comes from Australia and is in the kick … Continue reading

April 29, 2010
by Megan
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The Wagon Continues to Rock

The Succulent Wagon continues to rock. Gotta love the ever-blooming Fuchsia thymifolia. Gophers have taken over the grass. They also ate an Echium plantagineum and a Festuca ovina ‘Glauca’ (not super sad about that one). The worst part is the … Continue reading

April 28, 2010
by Megan
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Ditching the Dietes and Rosemary

A couple weeks ago I noticed a big branch of the rosemary had broken off. Right then I decided it needed to go. It’s one of the few original plants in the back. We’ve hacked away at it to make … Continue reading

April 27, 2010
by Megan
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I’m a Dudleya Dork

I freaked out after spotting this Dudleya during a beach hike.  I mean we see succulents everyday in the garden setting, but to see CA native Dudleya growing amongst the other wildflowers is pretty cool. These succulents were growing about … Continue reading

April 26, 2010
by Megan
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Garden Walk to Sloat

We were wondering around in the Sunset Sunday…actually…we were wandering over to Sloat Garden Center to get some last minute soil and annuals for our weekend garden remodel and came across some fun eclectic garden spaces. We instantly fell in … Continue reading