Catherine Millar's Garden


Years gardened at this location: The native plant garden is 5 years old

Garden size: 3,500-square-foot back garden only is on the tour

Showcase feature: This lush, enchanting woodland garden, designed and installed by Four Dimensions Landscape Development, invites you to explore its hidden reaches. An elegant stone seating bench and comfortable hammock hospitably ask you to relax and enjoy the view. The steep slope was made accessible by a series of terraces connected by a charming winding path.


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Gardening for Wildlife: Oak woodland plant communities support a high level of biodiversity. The local native plants attract a variety of birds and beneficial insects.

Garden Talks: 12:30 "Creating a Shady Woodland Garden: Using California Native Plant Communities as a Model for Planting Design" by Michael Thilgen of Four Dimensions Landscape Company

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