Fall Centerpiece Workshop

Ready to deck your fall table? Create an autumn-inspired succulent arrangement in this fun, creative workshop. Design your living arrangement in a wood container that will beautifully display the warm shades of succulents and earthy textures of fall embellishments such as pods and mushrooms. All materials provided. $65 per person. Sign up with a friend!

We can hold the class on either of the following dates:
Friday, October 17th 4pm-6pm
Sunday, October 18th 10am-Noon
Monday, October 19th. 10am-Noon
Let us know which of these dates you would prefer. Email us at jamie.chicweedoncedros@yahoo.com or phone at 858.205.8083.

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Campo de’ Fiori Featured in Better Homes and Gardens Magazine

Campo’s Full Moon Planter was featured in the July 2014 issue of Better Homes and Gardens Magazine. We have a great selection of Campo de’ Fiori pottery including the Full Moon Planter. We also do special orders.

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Chicweed at the Fall Home and Garden Show

Fall is a lovely time for gardening. Come out to the Fall Home and Garden Show on Sept. 12-14th at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. We’d love to hear what you think of the garden we designed for the show. For info about the show visit, http://www.fallhomegardenshow.com/

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Happy Labor Day from Chicweed

Have a wonderful Labor Day! We will be closed on Monday, September 1st in honor of the holiday. Hope you have some time to spend in the garden.

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Dry Shade Garden Workshop on September 14, 2014

Our Dry Shade Garden Design Workshop will be held on Sunday, September 14th from 10-Noon. Jon Hawley, a licensed landscape contractor, will discuss and demonstrate how to design a drought tolerant dry shade garden that is colorful, lush and low-water use. Jon will cover plant selection, including his favorite low light varieties, placement, care and maintenance. Jon will also talk about how to incorporate boulders or a dry creek bed into your dry shade garden. Includes a shade-tolerant, low water use plant list. To register or for more info, contact us at 858.205.8083. Bring a friend!

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Summer Blooms at Chicweed

We’ve been delighted by some of the succulents’ summer blooms. Here are few of our bloomers.

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Lose the Lawn and Go Waterwise!

We can create a waterwise garden for you using exclusively succulents or by blending succulents with softer grasses, flowering natives and other low water plants. We can also incorporate succulents into your existing landscape.  Give us a call at 858.205.8083 for more info.

San Diego County residents and business owners are eligible for rebates to help pay for replacing turf grass with water-efficient landscaping options. For info about the San Diego County Water Authority’s Turf Replacement Program visit http://turfreplacement.watersmartsd.org/

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