Monthly archive for May 2011

Getting Rid of Your Water-Guzzling Lawn

May 14, 10-11 am Mimi Andersen, Garden Magic Mike Garcia, Enviroscape Learn ways to kill your lawn and ready your new space for fall planting.  Lessen your dependence on imported water!  Be part of the solution: Remove your lawn and discover the aesthetic, economic and environmental benefits that lawn substitutes can bring.  Grass substitutes, drought tolerant groundcovers and underground water systems will be part of the discussion.

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South Bay Water Wise Garden Tour

South Bay Water Wise Garden Tour The South Bay Water Wise Garden Tour is a self-guided tour of South Bay gardens, serving the areas of El Segundo, Gardena, Hermosa Beach, Lomita, Manhattan Beach, Palos Verdes, Redondo Beach, and Torrance in Southern California.       The purpose of this garden tour is to: Provide South Bay residents with the opportunity to see first-hand gardens using water-wise techniques

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Chicken in the City / Home & Garden Challenge

Transition Los Angeles Chicks in the City Workshop/Transition 350 Home & Garden Challenge When: Sat, May 14, 2pm – 4pm Where:  2609 Vargas Way, Redondo Beach, CA 90278 (map) Backyard chicken keeping is popular and fun and there are people in the South Bay that are doing it! Come join us and learn what it takes to get started. Mike Garcia of Enviroscape LA will give us

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Manhattan Beach Botanical Garden May Gardening Classes

Getting Rid of Your Water-Guzzling Lawn May 14, 2011   10-11 am Mimi Andersen, Garden Magic Manhattan Beach Botanical Garden FREE May Gardening Classes MBBG with Landscape Design Contractor and Sustainability Expert Mike Garcia, EnviroscapeLA Learn ways to kill your lawn and ready your new space for fall planting.  Lessen your dependence on imported water!  Be part of the solution: Remove your lawn and discover the aesthetic, economic

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