VALUED CUSTOMERS & FRIENDS+
Thanks to time we recently spent with Annenberg Foundation, LA Business Council, Prevention Institute, and USGBC-LA, we have renewed affection for the beauty of LA. We see that authentic beauty is not only important to our environmental resilience but the resilience of our social fabric as well.
We take our responsibility to you and to this city seriously. Joyfully. Thank you for joining us in making our beloved city an even more perfect place.
Cassy and Kirk
Catch LA’s Superbloom
By Cassy Aoyagi: While the whole world heard about the superbloom in California’s wild spaces, Angelenos also enjoyed a superbloom in our cultivated native gardens. Our sneak peeks just couldn’t do them justice! Here are a few highlights from FormLA Landscaping’s 2017 spring tour gardens. See More
Fence Me In?
US News and World Report. By Geoff Williams: Whether you want to keep neighborhood children out of your pool or simply have a little more privacy in your garden, you have so many options! Geoff Williams and Cassy Aoyagi explore four key facets to fantastic fencing. Spoiler Alert: Foliage borders can save some green! See More
Love the It Girl? Recruit Her Clique
By Cassy Aoyagi: Like college girls, California native blooms run in packs. They look for friends who have their same habits. Who like the same environments. Who drink about the same amount. If you want to keep one particular bloom happy, look at who she needs around her. See More
We hear the superbloom is at its close, but we still find ourselves rubbernecking at the blooms around town and in our canyons. You?
Blooming Now in LA
Virtually everything that can bloom is Blooming Now! While it seems like everyone is taking selfies with our state flower these days, it is penstemon like this Margarita BOP that has our attention at the moment.
Sustain Your Garden
Fire mitigation is due this month! We are focused on weeding and architectural pruning that protects homes. If you are DIY with garden maintenance, be sure to check our Spring and Summer Maintenance Checklists to stay on top of important tasks.
Catch LA’s Superbloom
Fence Me In
Keep the It Girls Happy
Rosemont Preserve Tour
Descanso Water Symposium
Compulsives at the Arboretum
Native Maintenance Workshop
LA Conservancy Award