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March 2010

I Like This – March 30, 2010

Oh baby Mahonia ‘Soft Caress’ A shade plant! – March 30, 2010 Read more on this topic: I Like This – March 18, 2010 I Like This – March 11, 2010 Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day for March 2010 I Like This – February 25, 2010 I Like This – February 18, 2010

Lake Balboa Cherry Trees Bloom 2010

I only had a few minutes to drive through the park, but here are 3 photos of this year’s Japanese Cherry Tree bloom at Lake Balboa [Map]. This park is in the Sepulveda Basin, near the corner of Balboa and Victory. Each Spring the cherry trees explode with color for just a few weeks. View […]

I Like This – March 18, 2010

Urban Beekeeping 101 – May 24, 2010 California Gardens – Dry Shade Plant Lists – March 14, 2010 California native flowers for full shade – March 14, 2010 Read more on this topic: I Like This – March 11, 2010 Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day for March 2010 I Like This – February 11, 2010 Event: […]

Bees are swarming and being captured all over Los Angeles (with video)

A recent blog post at the BackWards Beekeeping site included some photos and this video about capturing a recent swarm. Read “Your Bee Rescue Hotline at Work” Read more on this topic: Freebies = Free Bees! Event: Urban Beekeeping 101 – June 5, 2010 Video: Rain in Los Angeles I Like This – February 25, […]

Event: Urban Beekeeping 101 – June 5, 2010

Image via Wikipedia Seen on the Backwards Beekeepers site… Urban Beekeeping 101 Hosted by sustainablesilverlake.org at the Silver Lake Library Saturday June 5, 2010 @ 11AM Talk with Q&A by Kirk Anderson and Leonardo Chalupowicz Kirk Anderson, a local master beekeeper, and Leonardo Chalupowicz, a local green architect and amateur beekeeper, will outline a brief history […]

Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day for March 2010

Here are a few things blooming in my garden today. Click to enlarge (From Top to bottom, L-R: Cyclamen, Azalea, Azalea, Azalea, Lantana, Azalea) Read more on this topic: I Like This – March 11, 2010 Daffodils 2010

I Like This – March 11, 2010

2010 Theodore Payne Native Plant Garden Tour: Theodore Payne Nursery Store – March 11, 2010 Read more on this topic: I Like This – February 25, 2010 I Like This – February 11, 2010 I Like This – February 18, 2010 I Like This – Seattle City website declares – 2010 The Year of Urban […]

Interested in a gardening/nature/outdoors unconference?

My past experiences with unconferences like BarCampLA, PodCampAZ and my own CareerCampLA started me thinking about some sort of gardening/nature/outdoors unconfererence here in the Los Angeles area (or elsewhere). I am totally sold on the concept of unconferences and their ability to facilitate sharing the knowledge we all have with each other and the world. […]