The summertime has brought a colorful mix of birds through the #BalconyGarden in Glendale.
Summer is a season of sharing for the hummingbirds. They are territorial year round, but they will be more likely to share the feeder when it is really hot. It is as though the heat makes them too tired to be aggressive enough to chase away the others.
Living in Southern California has offered me options in keeping nature in my life. A flexible work schedule and an unconventional weekend have helped me add nature into my weekly schedule. Continue reading "Making Time for Nature & Recording My Garden's Progress with Trello" below.
As a gardener, my favorite plants to work with are herbs. I particularly like perennial herbs which continue growing each year, like rosemary, lemon verbena and sage. The weather in Southern California can get hot, especially in Encino (which is in the San Fernando Valley). This is where the Sepulveda Community Garden Center is located, and where I cultivate many herb plants.