Question, Regarding Fungus…

Posted on 22. Sep, 2014 by in California Friendly, G3 Blog, HOWs, Living Soil, Plants, Watershed Basics, Watershed Wise Landscape

A mushroom in the grass

We received a great question from someone who went to one of our CFLT classes this last weekend! He asked: “Question – regarding fungi:…. I had a 1/2 (opened) bag of Organic Plus (retail bag) and found large amount of white colored strands -apparently a fungus… at the end of the strands whole formed mushrooms, with […]

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Hawthorne Has A G3 HOW

Posted on 25. Apr, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Design Studio, G3 Media, G3 Partners, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Video, West Basin MWD

G3 leads another Hands on Workshop (HOW).  This time, it’s Hawthorne City Hall that gets the benefit of the expertise brought by G3 Qualified Trainers Marianne Simon and Tom Rau, assisted by G3 Certified Professional and activist for Surfrider Foundation, Steve Williams.  Community members, and staffers from the Los Angeles Conservation Corps pitch in and […]

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Kids Learn HOW At Palos Verdes High School

Posted on 24. Apr, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Design Studio, G3 In The News, G3 Media, HOWs, Los Angeles/South Bay, Surfrider Foundation, Video, West Basin MWD

Junior AP students from Palos Verdes High School learned HOW to select, place, and install CA native plants during a three-hour Hands on Workshop, led by G3 Qualified Trainers, Tom Rau and Marianne Simon.  The HOW was part of the experience of building an Ocean Friendly Demonstration Garden at PVHS.  The OFG was designed by […]

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Hawthorne City Hall Ocean Friendly Garden News

Posted on 02. Mar, 2014 by in G3 Blog, G3 Design Studio, G3 In The News, G3 Media, HOWs, Surfrider Foundation, Surfrider's Ocean Friendly Gardens, Video, West Basin MWD

G3 Associate, Tom Rau, is featured in this video clip from KCAL 9 (February 2014) covering the Hands-on Workshop conducted by G3 at the newly completed Ocean Friendly Demonstration Garden at Hawthorne City Hall.  Tom, a CA licensed landscape architect, was the G3 Designer on the project; he and Marianne Simon led the three hour […]

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EMERGENCY DATE CHANGE HOW to Plant & Irrigate In Oxnard

Posted on 01. Mar, 2013 by in G3 Blog, G3 Community, G3 Education, Homeowner, HOWs, Ventura County

Saturday March 9, 2013 – Saturday March 9, 2013 501 Deodar Ave. Map and Directions | Register Description: DUE TO A FAMILY EMERGENCY, THIS HOW WAS RESCHEDULED TO MARCH 9TH AT 9:00AM. If you’ve purchased native or other climate-appropriate plants, planted them, only to see them wither and die within a few weeks or months, […]

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