Hobbies/Favorite way to spend free time:
Swimming, outrigger canoeing and gardening
Favorite national or state park:
Love them all!
The California poppy and sequoia redwood
Favorite gardening book:
The Southern California Native Flower Gardenby Susan Van Atta
Your thoughts on your garden:
It’s an ongoing process. I really want to conserve water and enjoy the California natives! I wish the vegetable garden was drought resistant!
What people tell me about my garden:
There are two camps—those that understand what I’m doing and really like it, and those that don’t.
What surprises people most about my water-wise landscaping:
How infrequently I water.
What I like most about my water-wise garden:
Knowing I’m doing my part!
Saving water is important because…
Southern California is a desert.