Landscape Design Blog

Landscaping in the Tehachapi, and surrounding Kern County

Red Hawk

Every day I am working with interesting and dynamic people! This week I was privileged to complete a Master Landscape Plan for some great folks who just moved up to Tehachapi from the coast. I thought it was so fun […]


Latest Accomplishment

Wow! Time has been flying by! The last couple of months have been full of travel, work, and studying for the C-27 Landscape contractor test. I took the test  and passed! So now I am a fully licensed landscape contractor […]


Tureen Herb Garden

I really like a fresh idea for using a kitchen item that does not get a lot of table time: The Tureen.   I have a few pretty tureens in my cupboards at home that I hardly ever use. When […]



I found a great garden destination in Bakersfield that I want to share. It is a little place with a big amount of charm! When I pulled up to Cricklewood I was immediately captured by the  old bicycle out front […]


Containers With Clout! Part 2

Select Plant Material: When choosing plants the endless possibilities could make the task overwhelming. The way I approach it is to choose a palette of colors to work from. I keep this limited to two or three colors at the […]