NPGT 2018 | Authentic Foothill Gardens

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Looking for a palette authentic to the foothill regions of Los Angeles? Sierra Madre City Hall will soon be surrounded by wildlife, rain, shade, fire-resistant and edible native gardens, interspersed with IdealMow lawn alternatives. Lovely decomposed granite pathways and bioswales will allow water to permeate the soil to prevent runoff and recharge the groundwater table. Tickets: http://www.nativeplantgardentour.org

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Alumroot and Giant Chain Fern pair well to brighten shady spaces.

Alumroot and Swordfern | FormLA Landscaping

Sierra Madre was once a breadbasket. Our indigenous population used the plants found here as food and medicinal sources – we can as well! See more California native edibles. Privacy Plants, Garden Tours, Landscape Design, Lawn Alternatives, Shade Garden, Nature Garden, Landscape, Plants, Edible Garden

These 7 fire-retardant plants may help save your home

Like protective wrap, this vegetation can fend off flames. An expert weighs in on how to landscape in wildfire country.

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure.

Chaparral (Sun) Garden

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure. Additional Foliage: Adenostema fa…

The Best Trees for Privacy, Shade and

The Best Trees for Privacy, Shade, and More

Realtor.com. March 29, 2018. By Jennifer Geddes: What are the best trees for privacy, shade, and your yard in general? Such questions are well worth asking, since not all flora are created equal. F…

White sage blooms and foliage both have a savory, earthy scent.

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Mature trees and the overhang of the nearby building create an environment to Sycamore trees. The native understory plants seen here thrive in these dry, shaded areas. They are uniquely suited for …

Shade Garden

Mature trees and the overhang of the nearby building create an environment to Sycamore trees. The native understory plants seen here thrive in these dry, shaded areas. They are uniquely suited for …

Autumn 2017

Carex pansa, an IdealMow lawn, fills a bioswale bordered by Catalina Cherry and San Miguel Island Buckwheat.

Autumn 2017

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure.

Chaparral (Sun) Garden

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure. Additional Foliage: Adenostema fa…

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure.

Chaparral (Sun) Garden

These heat tolerant plants once dominated the foothills of California. Their thick leathery leaves reduce evaporation and help them enjoy high sun exposure. Additional Foliage: Adenostema fa…

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Autumn 2017

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Autumn 2017