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Hancock Park Garden Club Offers Booklet on Designing Your Front Yard

Hancock Park Garden Club Offers Booklet on Designing Your Front Yard

| November 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hancock Park Garden Club presented a free booklet to neighbors about designing their front yards at a meeting and panel discussion last week at the Ebell of Los Angeles. The booklet was commissioned by the garden club to provide information to residents considering changes to their front yards in response to years of drought […]

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Designing Your Front Yard

Designing Your Front Yard

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sponsored Post Front yards of sweeping lawns with open views have long been a defining character of our neighborhoods. But over the years, many have become less open and more recently, in response to persistent drought conditions, are being removed and replaced with other materials. While reducing water demand is laudable, however, not every replacement […]

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Understanding Your Soil For Fall Vegetable Gardening

Understanding Your Soil For Fall Vegetable Gardening

| October 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

We are fortunate to live in a mild Mediterranean climate with several growing seasons. Fall is the perfect to time to plant a cooler season vegetable garden — though we still get a few hot days, like today, generally the nights are cooler. So say goodbye to the last of the summer tomatoes and get […]

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Longtime Windsor Square Resident Carol Patterson Passed Away

Longtime Windsor Square Resident Carol Patterson Passed Away

| June 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Carol Morrissey Patterson, long time resident of Windsor Square, passed away on June 11 at the age of 87. Patterson was a longtime member of the Hancock Park Garden Club where I had the pleasure to know her and her sister Biddy Liebig. Carol was always willing to lend a hand, no task was too small or unimportant. […]

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Hancock Park Garden Club Honors Local Residents

Hancock Park Garden Club Honors Local Residents

| April 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Hancock Park Garden Club honored three individuals for their leadership in conservation and horticulture at its meeting this month in Windsor Square.  As part of the Garden Club of America, a national network of more than 200 garden clubs across the country, the Hancock Park Garden Club presented commendations to developer and Hancock Park resident […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for March 4-5, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for March 4-5, 2017

| March 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

It’s been feeling a lot like spring this week, and our outdoor events are starting to look more spring-like, too. For example, there’s nothing more spring-ish than getting your garden in order for the coming year, and today you can get a big head start on that task at the Hancock Park Garden Club’s Pop-Up Plant […]

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