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Monthly Archives: April 2012

California Native Plant Week at The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

I love going to our Santa Barbara Botanic Garden  so when California Native Plant Week came around, a visit was in order.   April 15-22 marked the 2nd annual CNPW sponsored by the California Native Plant Society .  Local chapters offered their own events and activities aimed at... Read more

Roses, Roses, Roses!

In this post you'll see names of roses with pictures - the plants and their beautiful flowers. I stopped by the Rose Garden across from the Santa Barbara Mission on my way home from Pilates early one evening and took these photos. For those of you making up your minds about what roses to choose this year, I hope this helps!

First,... Read more

The Desert Garden at the Huntington Botanical Gardens

Spellbinding blooms  seen at the Santa Barbara International Orchid Show  have been filling my head as of late, so I decided to take a breather from Read more