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A Gardener’s Notebook: Scorch and sunburn in the garden – Lots of damage in the neighborhood – August 9, 2018

A few weeks ago, here in the San Fernando Valley, we set an all-time high temperature of 117º. While we are used to a few days of warm temperatures each Summer, this is by far the hottest and longest patch I, and most of the California Natives, have ever experienced. As I walked around the […]

Variegation on houseplant leaves

Variegation on houseplant leaves Striking variegation gives a special look to these house plants.  Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out! Read more on this topic: Autumn leaves #leaves […]

Red Winter Leaf [Photo]

Red Winter Leaf A liquidambar leaf shines in the winter sun. A photo from a recent neighborhood walk.  #leaf #leaves #tree #nature #outdoors #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturepictures #ig_naturesbest @24earth Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Read more on this topic: Brighten your fall and winter with these Camellia products exclusively from Douglas E. Welch Sycamore Leaf [Photo] […]

Autumn Leaves, San Fernando Valley [Photo]

Autumn Leaves, San Fernando Valley Even in the middle of the city — Studio City, in this case — you can still find small signs of the season. These leaves were still holding on, but our recent rain might have finally knocked them from the tree. It’s always interesting to remember that these colors are […]

Liquidambar Leaves [Photo]

Liquidambar Leaves #garden #tree #nature #autumn #fall #ig_nature #ig_naturelovers #ig_naturebest #ig_naturepictures #leaves #liquidambar #la #losangeles #ig_losangeles   Follow A Gardener’s Notebook on Facebook Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com   * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may be available from your local […]

Sycamore Leaf [Photo]

Sycamore Leaf #autumn #fall #leaf #leaves #closeup #sycamore #tree #outdoors #nature Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com    * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Help Support A Gardener’ Notebook! Buy Garden and […]

Fern via Instagram [Photo]

Fern #garden #plants #fern #green #nature #outdoors More information on Ferns: Fern at Wikipedia Fern at American Fern Society 12 Ferns for Western Gardens from Sunset Magazine Books:     Plants and Seeds:     * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local […]

Garden Leaves: Fern – 9 in a series

  They don’t sport showy flowers, but ferns can be a dramatic statement in your garden — and in nature — especially when massed together. Witness this field high on the flanks of Mount Etna where naturalized, native ferns, make up most of the understory plants. For me, ferns are important as they tolerate shade […]

Beautiful Leaves via Instagram [Photo]

Beautiful Leaves #plants #leaves #garden #nature Learn more about gardening in these books from Amazon.com * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs** Many of these books may be available from your local library. Check it out!  Read more on this topic: In the garden (center)… via Instagram [Photo] Garden Leaves […]

Garden Leaves: Tomato – 8 in a series

When anyone thinks about tomatoes, they typically only think about the wonderful fruit we all love to eat. In reality, though, it is only through the long hard work of the tomato leaves that we gain anything at all. Without their vigorous growth, our tomatoes would be small, tasteless little things that wouldn’t appeal to […]