Working in the field of landscape for so many years, I often assume that most people have a good working knowledge of horticulture and what is involved when creating a beautiful or functional garden. This may be true in many cases, however; this week I would like to go over some great tips and [...]
A new client of mine just purchased a brand new home in Encinitas and asked me to put together a new design and plan for the landscaping around his home. I was happy to oblige and will usually put together a plan for my clients with the caveat that I will get the work if [...]
Although it feels like this summer will never end and the ocean water temperature is still in or near the 70’s, the deciduous trees everywhere you look are making preparation for the coming winter months. Reds and yellows and even purples are starting to reflect the fact that autumn is on the way. Most of [...]
Working in North San Diego County in the field of landscape has really been been quite an experience and an education for me over the years. Because we have such an even climate and practically never see any snow to speak of near the beach, Encinitas can grow tropical plants from all over the world. [...]
Invasive species! This is the watchword for all the environmentalists and conservationists here in not only San Diego, but throughout the great state of California. As a landscape enthusiast, I have come to watch with great sadness the willful extermination by the coastal lagoon conservancies of some of my favorite palms like the Phoenix [...]
Working in the field of landscape for so many years, I often assume that most people have a good working knowledge of horticulture and what is involved when creating a beautiful or functional garden. This may be true in many cases, however; this week I would like to go over some San Diego-specific landscape ideas [...]
In my last column I spent some time outlining the new rebate programs available from the San Diego County Water Authority and the State of California Water Municipality. Both are offering money back to homeowners and commercial property owners for the removal of sod and the implementation of drought friendly plantings and new irrigation. [...]
We offer a variety of sustainable landscaping options for San Diego residents. Drought resistant plants are essential to our climate and local water supplies. Our unique selection of plants and flowers allow for a dynamic presentation year-round, while being responsible to the environment. It is important to have a landscape designer who is licensed, and [...]
Extra care was put into this Solana Beach frontyard landscape design. It's important to welcome family, friends, and business associates with a modern sustainable selection of plants, trees, and flowers. Bringing joy and life to your yard will reflect upon your life.
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