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 […]
Thanks to Transition Culver City, we are sharing this brilliant video documenting the strong case for implementing a parkway policy that includes no-fee permits for residents, encouraging them to cut their curbs and install Watershed Wise Landscapes in their parkways. The video looks at the work G3 coordinated for Surfrider Foundation Ventura Chapter and the […]
The next Core Concepts Workshop and Communications Workshop will be held on December 6th – 8th. If you are interested in teaching for G3 or working with us to transform the urban landscape, this is your point of entry! Place TBD, but look for us in Orange County.
It’s been a year since we led a one-day Sponge Garden building day in Pasadena at the pocket park at Union & Catalina Aves. Kelley Hanna, G3 Certified Professional 2009 and The Plant Goddess of Pasadena joined Managing Member, Pamela Berstler, in a drive by of the garden to see which plants were happy, and […]
In order to qualify for an Ocean Friendly Garden Yard Sign, the planting plan must include at least 10% local native plants. Most of the Ocean Friendly Demonstration Gardens are planted with 100% natives or close cultivars (as are available in the nursery trade). Here in the Malibu Bluffs Park OFG, in order to demonstrate […]