How to Design a Sustainable Garden

Most gardeners love nature and want to do their part to protect the environment. That means paying attention to how much water we use, managing storm-water runoff and selecting native plants that will thrive in our yards. We asked Glenn Frey, president and principal designer at Black Mountain Landscape Design in San Diego’s North County […]

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Grow an Aromatherapy Garden

There are so many ways to enjoy your garden, including making it appealing to all five senses. But did you know that plants such as lemon verbena, lavender and star anise smell wonderful while also being therapeutic? Many popular varieties have healing properties, so they do double-duty in your outdoor space. Here’s how to design […]

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