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Take part in California Friendly® Landscape Training this Saturday, Sept. 14 from 10 am to 1 pm.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Gardening

What's Hot: California Friendly Landscape Training Saturday In Santa Monica

Posted Sep. 13, 2013, 9:07 am

Santa Monica landscapes are more California Friendly® than ever before. In just nine months, more than 130 homes have had sustainable garden make-overs saving more than 850,000 gallons of water.

The program is offered by the UC based-educational institution where all teachers are volunteers and class fees cover costs not teachers.

Environment, Seven Days, Gardening

Low-Cost Local “Victory Gardens” Classes Taught By Master Gardeners

Posted Aug. 22, 2013, 8:34 am

With the recent release of a report on urban agriculture in Los Angeles, Cultivate L.A., it’s become clear that interest in locally grown, organically raised produce has never been higher.

Health, Santa Monica, Columnist, Gardening

Enjoy Fresh Outdoors Air For Better Brain Health

Posted Apr. 14, 2013, 8:56 am

Gardening has long been known as a great way to get outdoors and enjoy fresh air and sunshine. And gardening has hidden benefits that can boost your overall health including better brain health.

The low-cost four-week 'Grow LA Victory Gardens' series taught by certified LA County Master Gardeners will be held at Santa Monica High School starting Sept. 29.

News, Samohi, Santa Monica, Gardening

Learn How To Start A Garden At Santa Monica High School Workshops

Posted Sep. 20, 2012, 1:33 am

Santa Monica resident Lucia Burke and Mar Vista resident Julie Strnad [sic] will offer gardening classes at Santa Monica High School on four consecutive Saturdays starting Sept. 29.

There are many ways to revamp your outdoor space without breaking the bank.

Seven Days, Santa Monica, Gardening

Aussie Gardening Guru Offers Outdoor Revitalization Tips

Posted Sep. 8, 2012, 11:00 pm

Australian Jamie Durie, internationally celebrated landscape designer, horticulturalist, HGTV host of “The Outdoor Room,” and author of “The Outdoor Room,” earlier this summer hosted the Australia Rocks the Pier on Aug. 2 as part of the Twilight Concert Series.

Australia Rocks The Pier emcee Jamie Durie is an internationally renowned landscape designer and horticulturalist.

News, Santa Monica, Pier, Gardening, Twilight Concert Series

Gardening Guru Jamie Durie To Host Australia Rocks The Pier In Santa Monica On Thursday

Posted Jul. 31, 2012, 2:19 am

Australian Jamie Durie, internationally celebrated landscape designer, horticulturalist, host of "The Outdoor Room" and author of The Outdoor Room," will host Australia Rocks the Pier, presented by G'Day USA, which returns for it's third year to the Santa Monica Pier this Thursday, Aug. 2 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., as part of the Twilight Concert Series.

The Venice Garden and Home Tour returns on May 5.  The residence above was designed by Marmol Radziner and the garden was designed by Marmol Radziner’s landscape architects.

Venice, Seven Days, Santa Monica, Home, Gardening, Architecture

Venice Garden & Home Tour Returns May 5

Posted Apr. 26, 2012, 4:58 am

The much anticipated Venice Garden & Home Tour returns on the first Saturday of next month with 30 gardens and homes to be showcased as part of...

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