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Wave Garden Wonderfulness

January 16, 2014 by Megan | 5 Comments

Aeonium escobarii

We finally checked out the fabulous Wave Garden at the end of October. I’ve known about it for a long time, seen tons of beautiful pictures of it, heck I worked in Richmond twice, so there’s really no good excuse for it taking us so long to actually go there in person.  The plantings were designed by Kellee Adams. It’s definitely worth checking out if you’re in the East Bay. Enjoy a few of our pics:

Cussonia paniculata and friends

Aeonium and Cuphea contained

Bougainvillea, Echeveria agavoides & friends

Wavy

More waves & Echeveria elegans

Matti, Zoe and the Richmond Bridge

Happy plant combos

Lovely Leucadendron

 

 

February 22, 2011
by Megan
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Huntington's Desert Garden

Let’s start out that The Huntington Botanical Garden is ginormous…the Desert Garden alone is 10 acres.  It’s taken awhile to digest our visit over the New Year’s road trip.  That said, let’s look at some awesome succulents. There were several … Continue reading