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Santa Rosa Plums are late this year (at least at Gardenerd HQ). This is only our second plum. An irrigation mishap had something to do with that. #raindelayeverydayoops

Oct 16, 2021 – Mini Fruit Gardening at South Coast Botanic Garden

On Saturday, October 16 at noon, join me for a chat about Mini Fruit Gardening at the South Coast Botanic Garden in Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA. It will be my second in-person class since lock down! Hope you can join in.

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2012 Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase

Spring is less than a month away, and that means that garden tours will soon be populating our calendars. Garden tours are a great way to "fill the well", to get ideas for your own garden, re-awaken the dormant gardener that has been sleeping all winter, and even solve problems with your landscaping.

The Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase, on April 21, 2012, is a free tour that features not only amazing gardens, but ...

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Home Grown Culver City

If you live in the Los Angeles area, and you want to venture out after the rain stops, head to the first ever Home Grown Culver City this Saturday, October 23 from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. at Media Park in Culver City. Gardenerd will be there offering discounts on all our Gardenerd Store products and we'll be standing by to answer your gardening questions.


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Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase

The Associated Press published an article today about the dramatic increase in home gardens this year.  It seems that as a whole we are facing the challenges of our declining economy with a shovel.  Here in Mar Vista we're doing our part to cut back on water usage, pesticides and chemical fertilizers, as well as growing our own food. As a result, there seems to be a lot to show for it -  including the upcoming Mar Vista Green Garden Showcase.  On April 26 from 2-6 p.m., homeowners throughout the city will be showing off their Xeriscape, low ...

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LA Times Article on Victory Gardens

For those like me who don't get the paper, here is the recent article by Mary MacVean on the resurgence of Victory Gardens in Los Angeles.  It appeared in the Saturday, January 10th edition of the Home and Garden section of the Times.  Enjoy!


http://www.latimes.com/features/home/la-hm-victory10-2009jan10,0,7167635.story ...

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Tool Talk for Spring Gardening

The newest Gardenerd Tip of the Week Podcast is available online.  We probably won't be posting these on this blog for much longer, now that iTunes is podcasting them.  For help with subscribing, visit the home page of Gardenerd.com.  Or you can search for Gardenerd under Podcasts on iTunes.

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