IN THE GARDEN
Exercise Your Green Thumb at Free Winter Gardening Classes

Armstrong Garden Centers offers even more exciting free classes this November. Come in and learn more about festive paperwhites, creating fun decor, and how to plant beautiful flowers from bulbs and seeds. Armstrong’s scheduled workshops for November 2014: Saturday, Nov. 1 at 9:00 a.m. –…

Spruce Up Your Garden With Some Native Plants (On Sale)

The San Gabriel Mountains Chapter of the California Native Plant Society (CNPS) will host its annual native plant sale on Saturday, November…

Old Pasadena Farmers Market Presents The Fall Harvest Festival

Old Pasadena Farmers Market invites you to the first edition of the Fall Harvest Festival taking place on Sunday, November 9, from 10:00 a.m. until…

10 Expert Tips To Be More Water Efficient

The drought in California is so severe that the state is implementing an emergency water conservation regulation and will fine those who…

Armstrong Garden Centers Shares Top Ten Important Water Saving Tips

The drought in California is so severe that the state is implementing an emergency water conservation regulation and will fine those who waste it starting…

August 2014 at Descanso Gardens

To register for classes, please call (818) 949-7980. Some classes require advance registration. Details on classes at www.descansogardens.org. The RISE tickets go…

Give Your Garden a Summer Makeover with Free Workshops at Armstrong Garden Centers

Armstrong Garden Centers is hosting free weekend gardening classes throughout Southern California, just in time for summer. Each class will be instructed by certified nursery…

Mixing it Up

(Editor’s note: This is a continuing series of profiles of the designers involved in the 2014 Pasadena Showcase House of Design, one…

“Let Your Garden Grow Wild” and Sustainable Gardening Program

Barbara Eisenstein (2nd from left), founder of “Friends of the Nature Park” and coordinator of park volunteers and clean up days, took several members of the…

Fifth Annual “Plant a Garden Day”

For the fifth year in a row, as part of “Plant a Garden Day,”a recent spring Saturday was spent replanting a soon-to-be-bountiful garden at Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services’ Highland Park Family Resource Center (840 N. Avenue 66). On hand for the annual gardening event were several members of the Pasadena fixed income management firm Western Asset. Western Asset employees helped create the Family Resource Center’s garden five years ago, and have been returning every spring since to keep it growing. Western Asset associates were joined by staff members of Hathaway-Sycamores, along with neighborhood kids and families who utilize the…

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