California Cactus Center was on our list of places to check out. Glad we did. They have some cool skool specimens hanging out…and for sale. I’d be the first to admit…we really don’t have a lot of cactus in our … Continue reading →
Our road trip last Dec/Jan took us to LA, and Rainforest Flora was on our short list of must see nurseries down there. Located in Torrance, their Tillandsia oasis was cooler than we could imagine. Yeah, we’re Air Plant junkies … Continue reading →
We did a little yelping the night before heading down to LA and found Terra Sol Garden Center. When we read, “We specialize in the unusual and the unique and carry a wide selection of plants with an especially large selection of succulents and agaves.” we had to check it out.
Kalanchoe delagoensis x daigremontiana "Pink Butterflies"
One of these freaky pink Kalanchoes came home with us. One cutting will live inside and the rest will go out back. Maybe we’ll have millions down the road.
It’s a seahorse made of succulents! This was by far the most impressive succulent creation at Terra Sol, but not the only one.
Yes, that’s really a six foot long succulent encrusted dragon hanging out next to the big honking Echeveria.
These are just a few of the awesome succulents containers at Terra Sol. Definitely check it out if you’re in Santa Barbara.
Half Moon Bay Nursery has been one of our favorites since moving to SF. I stopped by the other day and took some iPhone pics. Not sure why I didn’t bring the good camera with. A bunch of cute little … Continue reading →
After our stop at California Carnivores we ate some cheeseburgers at the Sequoia Burger to refuel before heading to another one of our favorite Sebastopol spots, Lone Pine Gardens. It’s has been around for over 30 years and is full … Continue reading →