Garden 14 in North Long Beach

Design: Homeowner front yard; Oakley Gardens back yard
Total Garden Size: 3,000 square feet front and back
Year Started: 2005
Notable Features: Front yard was a lawn that homeowner removed by hand over many years. Includes upcycled tree trunks, Palos Verdes stone, and a large (20+ ft.) native elderberry. Backyard was recently converted from lawn to an outdoor room, with permeable hardscape made with upcycled concrete, native perimeter plantings, a raised vegetable bed, fruit trees, and a Bauer oil jar fountain.

partially accessible | restroom

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Design: Homeowner front yard; Oakley Gardens back yard
Total Garden Size: 3,000 square feet front and back
Year Started: 2005
Notable Features: Front yard was a lawn that homeowner removed by hand over many years. Includes upcycled tree trunks, Palos Verdes stone, and a large (20+ ft.) native elderberry. Backyard was recently converted from lawn to an outdoor room, with permeable hardscape made with upcycled concrete, native perimeter plantings, a raised vegetable bed, fruit trees, and a Bauer oil jar fountain.

partially accessible | restroom

Garden 14 in North Long Beach