The Perfect Chair for the California Lifestyle

Come by to see and experience Fermob’s Luxembourg Low Armchair in Paprika. This exceptional chair is perfect for watching sunsets from a deck or reading a good book in the garden. The Luxembourg Low Armchair is stackable and made of rust-proof aluminum, which makes it ideal for the coast.

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Create a Fall Succulent Centerpiece on Sunday, October 19th

There’s still time to register for our Fall Succulent Centerpiece Workshop on Sunday, October 19th from 10-Noon! Design an autumn-inspired living arrangement by combining succulents with fall embellishments such as gourds, pods and mushrooms. They make great gifts! Give us a call at (858) 205-8083 for more info or to register.
Pumpkin arrangement

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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 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,





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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!

Shade Garden Close Up

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