What else could I feature this week but the beautiful Jacaranda tree aka Jacaranda mimosifolia. ...Read More
Or Apples for you non-German speakers. Twenty five years ago Mi Esposo got orders to Stuttgart, Germany and we moved there with two small boys right before winter set in. I remember eating fresh, crisp apples at our...Read More
This tree combination in Coronado on Flora Avenue near Star Park was stopping traffic for a couple of weeks. The orange tree is an Australian Flame Tree (Ilawarra) and the purple is a Jacaranda. Throw in our flag and a picket...Read More
Melia is the Hawaiian translation for Plumeria. Yesterday I heard a talk about plumeria trees. Tom Cook of Tom’s Plumerias in Solana Beach brought a lot of flowers of different varieties to show, as well as plants and...Read More
I sat down to leaf through my gardening magazines and came across an article in the June/July 2010 issue of ‘Organic Gardening’ magazine about fruit thinning that shed more light on my rather vague post of a few days...Read More
Monthly Garden Tasks
Southern California may not have dramatic seasons, but there are different, monthly tasks that need to be done in our gardens. GO HERE for a breakdown of each month of the year.