Gardeners Know All the Dirt

In spite of our “adobe brick” soil, we manage to have quite lovely gardens in Milpitas. Many are giving up manicured lawns for drought-tolerant landscaping. Plants are selected to attract hummingbirds and butterflies common to our area.  Beautification Gardening with Natives A special interest group of the California Native Plant Society’s… Continue reading

California Recipes

These California recipes are made from fruits and vegetables that can be found in local gardens and farms. Some are found in local restaurants. Apricots Fresh apricots are available in June at the ranch on Piedmont road between Calaveras and Yosemite. Apricot Recipes Apricot and plum tart. Apricot sorbet. Apricot… Continue reading

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