Lawn Conversion Guide – Sustainable Lafayette intern Maureen Isaac helped put together this comprehensive guide which demonstrates how to convert lawns into sustainable landscapes. Includes videos, discussion groups and informative PDF pamphelts.
Bay-Friendly Landscaping – A holistic approach to gardening and landscaping that works in harmony with the natural conditions of the San Francisco Bay Watershed.
The Gardens at Heather Farms – 3.5 acres of gardens that demonstrate sustainable gardening practices such as integrated pest management and water conserving practices. Includes an EBMUD Water Wise Garden. Offers educational workshops on a regular basis.
Xeriscaping – Establishing a waste-efficient landscape
Bringing Back the Natives – Garden Tour – A free annual tour to showcase native plant gardens in the East Bay
Lamorinda Homegrown – Homegrown is a boutique gardening service specializing in residential vegetable gardens, cutting gardens and fruit trees. They work with people who enjoy backyard gardens but do not necessarily have the time or the know-how to plant, nurture and maintain one in order to reap a harvest.