Garden Life

  • The OG Succulent Table

    Originally Posted: February 4, 2011 Mission DIY succulent table complete.  I’ve wanted to make this baby for months.  It’s a dissected old shippin...
  • Succulents in the Gutter

    Originally posted: October 20, 2016Update: the gutters now have carnivores, begonias, oxalis  and bromeliads. It's still a spider web party back t...
  • SF Succulent Society Sale and Show

     Euphorbia inermis var. huttoniae Originally posted: June 11, 2011If you want to see the craziest succulents in the Bay Area the SF Succulent Soci...
  • Crested Succulents

    Originally posted: November 28, 2011 We’re starting to get a sweet collection of cresting succulents these days. Check out this Graptoveria ‘Fred ...
  • Succulent Container Gardens

    Rusty old tire rim container from Succulent Gardens in Castroville. I've sadly misplaced all of the other pics from the original post, but dug up ...
  • Great Highway Succulent Gardens

    The lower Great Highway is a three mile stretch of road where San Francisco meets the Pacific Ocean. Here are some sweet succulent gardens within ...
  • Best Indoor Succulents

    I’m not one to usually post other people’s stuff, but when Uncommon Goods asked me if I’d post their indoor succulent infographic I checked it out...
  • Driftwood Insanity in the Sunset

    Our love of driftwood was solidified when we lived in Outer Sunset next to the beach. Post from March 2012. We haven't checked in lately, so we're not sure if it's still there. 
  • Driftwood Succulent Centerpieces

    Back February 2016 I experimented with chunks of driftwood, succulent cuttings from around the yard and sphagnum moss. Our friends Neal and Tina w...
  • DIY Succulent Pallet Table

    Can you believe that our latest DIY project was once just a couple of junky pallets and some scrappy table legs?