Landscapes and gardens in the San Francisco Bay Area. The 2014 fall gardening season is here, and we have had plenty of dry weather so please conserve. The Bay Area and Eastbay landscaping and gardening season can stretch year round and the fall is an excellent time to plant and meet contractors and landscapers. Adding a deck or new drought tolerant landscape is back in fashion as dry weather persists. We have some amazing landscapers, deck builders, and garden designers in the eastbay and the diversity of plants and gardens keeps getting better! When planning a garden or landscape, please take into consideration the environmental impacts of your project. and choose drought tolerant, native plant species whenever possible.
Don't forget you can grow plenty of tasty edibles in a decorative garden!
Plant California Natives
Save Money, Conserve Water, and choose plants that do great naturally in this area
There are plenty of plants you most likely already know, that are california native. Lavender, rosemary, catmint, heuchera, coreopsis. penstemon, various sages, ceanothus (Wild Lilac), Flax, salvias, oreganos, thymes, santolinas, yarrows, verbenas, and many more...
Bulbs Rhizomes and Tubers
Planting flower bulbs can be an easy way to add color and variety to garden areas. Plant a variety of bulbs during the Fall and Winter season and simply enjoy their arrival in various times of the year.
Using flower bulbs such as Lily, Narcissus, Tulip, Iris, Crocus, and Daffodil to add new color and character to the garden, this can often be done without hiring a landscaper.
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