Far Out Flora

September 22, 2010
by Megan

Succulent Corner Makeover

You should have seen our faces when we saw Max, the border collie, and our next door neighbor’s dog having a grand old time rough housing in our succulent corner of the lawn.  Well, after biting my lip…we decided to … Continue reading

July 1, 2010
by Megan

Succulents + Bonsai = Lone Pine Gardens

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

March 24, 2010
by Megan

The Dry Garden

We had some time between garden visits on Sunday, so we stopped by The Dry Garden in Berkeley Oakland for the first time.  Very cool place. I’ve been freaking out with the camera lately… They have a great selection of … Continue reading

March 21, 2010
by Megan

Ruth Bancroft Garden Goodness

We took our Plant ID midterm Saturday morning, then headed to Walnut Creek for Debra Lee Baldwin’s presentation for Ruth Bancroft Garden. Debra had tons of great tips for creating beautiful succulent containers. Her new book Succulent Container Gardens was … Continue reading

March 11, 2010
by Megan

Succulent Sale Saturday

Looking for something to do this Saturday? Check out there’s Succulent and Cacti Sale in Berkeley, and find yourself a funky new plant to call your own. PLANT SALE SATURDAY March 13, 2010 When:  10 am – 5 pm. Back … Continue reading