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Monthly Archives: November 2011

The Bamboo Garden At The San Diego Botanic Garden

 Blue skies, sunshine, warm November temperatures, 4 miles of trails and 3,300 varieties of plants - we were in horticultural heaven! The SDBG... Read more

Succulent Gardens and Plantings

Succulents - I just love them!  Wacky shapes, the variety of colors and sizes available make them oh so appealing.  And, most of them flower in an assortment of colors.  They are easy to maintain, require little water and are very easy to propagate.  Simply heel them off (make a clean cut and let the end of the stem dry out) and leave them in a bright but dry location for 1-4 months.   You will see the roots starting to... Read more