Selected articles

A collection of interesting articles from our membership and publications.

Ted Kipping 1945-2019 - Ted is a role model for us all. He made the world a better place and enriched our lives and gardens. I will miss him terribly.
The Curiosity - A strange chance seedling, by Seán A. O'Hara
That Mysterious Plant - How I finally determined its identity, by Seán A. O'Hara
What’s in a Name – Scilla peruviana - Researching the naming of this Mediterranean native bulb, by Seán A. O'Hara
A Climbing Geranium - Researching the correct identity of this interesting and beautiful plant - by Seán A. O'Hara
The Truth About Salvia ‘Hot Lips’ - Richard Turner's editorial from Pacific Horticulture, October 2004
Spring Flowers (article) - by Arcangelo Wessels
Warbler - by Arcangelo Wassells
April 2011 Garden Tour - April 30, 2011 - East Bay
The Origin of Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’ - By Arthur L. Menzies For some years now the most commonly sold creeping rosemary in California nurseries has been Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’. This plant has been erroneously labeled in most nurseries as Rosmarinus lockwoodi, R. Foresti, or R. foresteri. In a recent publication, A Checklist of Woody Ornamental Plants of California by Mildred … Continue reading The Origin of Rosmarinus officinalis ‘Lockwood de Forest’