Hunt for a new species in Pasadena’s old-growth woods


Pasadena, Calif.— A young lady with a passion for old-fangled plants is hoping to find the perfect place for her garden in the old-fashioned woodland.The Pasadena Zoo and Botanical Garden’s new garden is on the west side of the city, next to the Santa Fe Trail.The zoo’s garden is a two-acre space that sits on […]

Gardening ‘a luxury’ for many residents of Hillsdale


Hillside Gardens is a community garden that provides an alternative to traditional gardening for residents of the neighbourhood, but many residents don’t enjoy the same kind of privacy they have in traditional neighbourhoods.One local resident, who asked not to be named, said her garden has become a luxury for some of her neighbours.“I don’t have […]