Landscape Design Blog

Landscaping in the Tehachapi, and surrounding Kern County

Bringing out the Beauty of your Property: #1

Landscapes and gardens at their best give us a respite, a place to cocoon ourselves in the comfort of nature and escape the pressures and stressors of everyday life. They provide multi-use spaces, places to connect with friends and family. […]


Happy Spring Tehachapi!

The unusually warm weather here in Tehachapi the last week or so has ushered in a glorious spring! Near Tejon Ranch, on the way to Arvin,  I took this picture of California Poppies and Lupines. We drove down the road […]


Visiting Charleston

I am suffering from jet lag. The usual symptoms: I’m tired, cant get a clear thought, and I really just want to go back to bed. But I could not wait to share with you all about my recent trip […]


Outstanding Design Plant: Roses

Roses are undeniably a favorite plant the world over, and Tehachapi has a great climate for growing many beautiful varieties. The only drawback to trying your hand at them here is that the deer love them. Think of your favorite […]


A Dry Creek Bed Under Construction

Yesterday one of my clients in Golden Hills started a complete landscape makeover. Elias Torres from 5 C’s Landscaping met with me in the morning to review the goals planned for that day. This morning when I met with him […]