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Dendromecon Hartfordii and it's cousin, Dendromecon rigida are sunny additions to any California native garden.

Infograph: Eco-Friendly Gardening

It might be surprising to hear that gardening can be unsustainable, but it can be. As we head into the rainy season here in So Cal, and fall gardening all over the country, here are some tips for stepping up your game in eco-friendly gardening.

Rain barrels capture water for use through winter and into spring. We’re still using rain water from a brief summer rain.

Be sure to elevate your rain barrel to take advantage of gravity.

Fall is a great time to plant natives. They build strong roots over winter and jump in spring.

Dendromecon Hartfordii and it’s cousin, Dendromecon rigida are sunny additions to any California native garden.

Plant pollinator-friendly flowers to feed insects over winter in warm-winter areas.

Cosmos are beneficial insectaries for bees and other pollinators.

Infographic created by Power Planter

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