So…how’s everyone’s air plants doing?
Healthwise, we’ve seen them run the gamut. At friends’ places and on our own homestead, we’ve seen tillandsias range from tormented, thirsty, spidery things to ecstatic emerald crowns.… ►
On a hot afternoon in L.A., great tufts of bougainvillea were blooming in three sorbet colors — soft pink, golden orange and screeching fuchsia.… ►
Monday Motivation: June Gloom Goes Turquoise, Garnishing With Pride, and a Grow-Light Herb Garden (From Paris, Y’all!)
With vacation in the air (insert multi-star emoji), the food is sweeter, the bubbly is bubblier, and Monday feels less Mondayish.… ►
We get this question a lot. “Great garden, but why would you invest all this time/money/energy into a place you’re just renting?”
Fair question!… ►
Behold — our favorite garden on the tour. How did this home spread its vines in our hearts?
We love this place — one of six stops on the La Jolla Secret Garden Tour; read Part One here — because it’s a living example of how you can add green to a compact space in a way that thrills and surprises at every turn.… ►
Oh, expos. The swaggy stalls, the scanning badges, the wandering while wondering how a space this cavernous can exist in such a crowded city.… ►