Garden 42 in Altadena

Design: Homeowner
Garden Size: 2,200 square feet front yard
Started: 2015
Notable Features: A bioswale and mounded bed frame a California mountain home built in 1919. Leaf litter from a neighboring coast live oak is retained as useful garden mulch. Colorful spring blooms include Palmer’s penstemon, unusual royal Jacob’s ladder, coral bells, blue flax, and California poppy cultivars.

partially accessible | no restroom

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Design: Homeowner
Garden Size: 2,200 square feet front yard
Started: 2015
Notable Features: A bioswale and mounded bed frame a California mountain home built in 1919. Leaf litter from a neighboring coast live oak is retained as useful garden mulch. Colorful spring blooms include Palmer’s penstemon, unusual royal Jacob’s ladder, coral bells, blue flax, and California poppy cultivars.

partially accessible | no restroom

Garden 42 in Altadena