Be an Eco-hero! Learn how to garden with Native Plants on your patio or balcony using containers!
You don't need a yard to make a habitat garden! Learn how to support birds, butterflies, native bees, and other pollinators through container gardening with native plants. Bring a favorite container to the class or use one of ours and plant it with a California native. Buckwheat, lilac, sage... there's so much to choose from! Southern California is a biodiversity hotspot -- a place of remarkable plant and animal species threatened by habitat loss. You can help the nature of Southern California by planting a native container garden!
Lisa Novick is the Director of Outreach for the Theodore Payne Foundation for Wild Flowers & Native Plants. She is a member of Mayor Garcetti's Urban Ecosystem Working Group, and blogs about sustainability issues for the Huffington Post.