Top Ten: November 2018

These were our top ten sellers in November 2018. Glad to see so many plants finding good homes before the rains began! Eriogonum arborescens Trichostema lanatum Heuchera maxima Abutilon palmeri Penstemon heterophyllus ‘Margarita BOP’ Sphaeralcea ambigua...

La Tuna Fire, One Year Later, Part 2

by Tim Becker It was hard to imagine what would come of the fire that my colleagues and I saw ripping through the Verdugo Mountains in September of 2017. We witnessed the power of fire and wind to transform acres upon acres of thick, decades-old vegetation to ash and...

La Tuna Fire, One Year Later, Part 1

One year ago today, the La Tuna Fire broke out. At first, it was like any nearby fire in Los Angeles. You know the drill: You are paying attention, you see the announcements, and you keep an eye on it. Then the smoke starts rising, you are less certain of the...