• Containers
  • DIY Succulent Pallet Table

    Max with the new Succulent Table. Can you believe that our latest DIY project was once just a couple of junky pallets and some scrappy table legs?  Crazy…if I didn’t have photos, I wouldn’t believe it myself.  Not too long ago, we whipped out a coffee table sized succulent table out of an old shipping […]

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  • Succulent Table Filling In

    It’s growing! In early February Matti blogged about his super sweet succulent table, well it just keeps getting better and better! Everything is filling in nicely. The Sempervivums are starting to pop out itty bitty babies, and the Sedum spathulifolium ‘Cape Blanco’ is about to bloom. Click on pics for a closer view. January 23, […]

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  • DIY Staghorn Workshop

    The DIY Mounted Staghorn Ferns workshop is taking off.  We had a full crew last class, and I was taken back how creative people can be. Staghorn madness. Staghorn Fern wall Art.  That bottom right one is a demo I made a couple months ago, the rest are just a sample of some of the […]

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  • Garden Junk

    After about a year of living in San Francisco,  it occurred to me that I could put glass and ceramic objects in the garden and they wouldn’t freeze and break over winter (sometimes I’m a little slow).  I love buying weird stuff at garage sales and thrift stores, but don’t have the perfect spot inside […]

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  • 10 Violas Contained

    On Feb 4, I took the day off to tag along with Megan, Plant Market Day Trip.  Part of that day, we put together 10 Viola cvv terracotta container pots which were destined for a house staging over in the Twin Peaks Neighborhood.  Since I was off the clock, I snapped some photos of our […]