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Birds of Southern California:  Juvenile Red-Tailed Hawk

Birds of Southern California: Juvenile Red-Tailed Hawk

This morning I was working from home in our office which faces North to the #BalconyGarden. The neighborhood was filled with birds as usual. Doves, Finches, Sparrows, Hummingbirds and Towhees are coming and going from their nest to their favorite snack spots. The youngest birds are learning how to maneuver while flying...
Fall Garden Prep

Fall Garden Prep

The summer heat is here, but we are looking ahead to the fall.  What will we do to get the garden ready?   1. Take out plants that are not working ...
Birds of Southern California:  Joshua Tree Edition!

Birds of Southern California: Joshua Tree Edition!

Aaron and I went on a little weekend getaway to Joshua Tree National Park and Yucca Valley in June.  I fell in love with the landscape and the wild...

Gardening with Natalie in los angeles

"Cultivating the soil nurtures the soul."  - Natalie Iturbe

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A Perennial Beginner's Garden

Natalie offers an introduction to gardening workshop through planting a small perennial garden in your garden space.  Choose from:

Herbal Tea GardenLavender, Pineapple Sage, Mint & Lemon Balm

Cooking Herb GardenItalian Sage, Basil, Cilantro & Thyme 

Bee & Butterfly Native GardenBee & Butterfly-Friendly Native Wildflowers

Transform up to 4 square feet of your Los Angeles property into a perennial beginner’s garden while you learn how to cultivate and nurture your new plants.  

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