Related Posts
  • Trending on Remodelista: Playful Design Ideas for the Home
    by Gardenista Team on May 29, 2020 at 5:30 pm

    Remodelista took a virtual trip Down Under this week to spotlight Australian design. And what they found was a lot of thinking-outside-the-box playfulness. Plus: Yokato Bath and Kitchen Fixtures, Made in Australia 5 Favorites: Modern Wood Paneled Baths 10 Easy Pieces: Rain Shower Heads Steal This Look: Utilitarian Kitchen in Melbourne, Australia Trend Alert: Paper

  • Garden Visit: The Hobbit Land Next Door
    by Michelle Slatalla on May 29, 2020 at 8:00 am

    I think I probably would have bought my house in Mill Valley, CA, even if Linda didn’t live next door. Or if she hadn’t been the sort of gardener who turns a dusty rectangle of dirt into a mossy enchanted hobbit land. But both things helped. Before I owned the house, I kept going over

  • Gardening 101: Clivia
    by Kier Holmes on May 28, 2020 at 8:00 am

    Clivia I was already a huge fan of Clivia—a durable and gorgeous shade plant—but when I learned that there are Clivia clubs, Clivia collectors, serious Clivia breeders, Clivia symposiums (held at the Huntington Botanic Garden in Pasadena), and a book by Harold Koopowitz aptly titled Clivias, I felt validated. And even though I am not

  • 5 Favorites: Wooden Elevated Planters
    by Janet Hall on May 27, 2020 at 8:00 am

    Bring your gardening to new heights with an elevated planter box. “Why,” you ask, “a garden box on legs?” There are several benefits to an elevated planter: Offers “no-bend” gardening, reducing strain on the gardener’s knees and back. Great for gardens where dirt space is scarce. Puts your garden within close reach. Enables urban dwellers

  • Gardening 101: How to Add Epsom Salts to Soil
    by Jennifer Segale on May 26, 2020 at 8:00 am

    Here in Half Moon Bay on the Northern California coast where I live and design gardens, I have to admit my garden—and my clients’—all stay pretty happy without much help. Well, they did anyway. Then came the California drought. With water cutbacks, the plants drooped. And so did I, because after a long day of being outside digging in the