This spectacular view of the Santa Monica Mountains presents a stunning background for this patio landscape. Photo: Tom Hofer.

Spring Garden Tour Invites us to Spend More Time with Nature

By Staff Writer Embark on this year’s Pacific Palisades Spring Garden Tour, and discover beautiful gardens throughout
Marquez Elementary students, Marie Steckmest and co-Honorary Mayors Billy and Janice Crystal took part in the garden celebration.

Marquez School Celebrates Its Student Gardens

By Sue Pascoe Editor With the school year coming to a close, Marquez Elementary School gardening students and garden coo
Reed Newman works in a client’s vegetable bed.
Photo courtesy of Reed Newman

Revival Roots Offers Backyard Veggies

By Sarah Stockman Staff Writer One sunny morning in February I sat in my kitchen waiting for the doorbell to ring. Any m
Calliandra californica, Verbena lilacina 'de la Mina', and Salvia brandegeei (foreground) in the N/E/X/T/Garden

Viewpoint: Temescal Canyon Road Native Garden Volunteers Needed

By Barbara Marinacci Special to the Palisades News The Temescal Native Garden, located along Temescal Canyon Road just b

Tips for Planting Low-Fuel Vegetation

The 2017 California wildfire season was called the most destructive in the state’s history. Statewide, the 9,133 fires
Credit: Pacific Palisades Garden Club

Palisades Garden Club to Discuss How to Attract Birds to Gardens

The Pacific Palisades Garden Club will feature Bob Shanman, who will speak on “Attracting Birds to Our Gardens” at 7
Storybook home in Brentwood Park.

Pacific Palisades Garden Tour Inspires Landscape Ideas

By Libby Motika and Laurie Rosenthal Photos by Lesly Hall Photography The annual Pacific Palisades Garden Tour, set for
A slight berm and stacked wall create a private seating area protected from the street.
Photo: Lesly Hall

Advance Tickets on Sale For April 22 Pacific Palisades Garden Club Tour

The annual Pacific Palisades Garden Club tour will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, April 22. This year’s tou
Malibu Orchid Society to Present Annual Auction

Malibu Orchid Society to Present Annual Auction

Orchid growers and hybridizers in Southern California and from abroad will participate in the Malibu Orchid Society’s