Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

No Green Thumb? No Problem — Your Cheat Sheet To A Rad L.A. Garden

  1. Begin
    kgwzZ_6LQ-GRi8LSiupQOBgUHsfyiuhMCAfiuvQiXpU

    81

    SHARES

    comments
    See All Slides

    Maybe it’s the arrival of summer, but we’re feeling like a home makeover is in the air — starting with our gardens. Really, we're thinking now is the perfect time to give your landscape some love or replace that sad-looking houseplant (Hey, baby steps!).

    So, we've culled our favorite local nurseries to help make all your heaven-on-earth dreams come true: We’re talking hard-to-find succulents, the most knowledgeable staff and bounteous, lush plants that’ll turn your pad into a bona-fide secret garden. Whether you’re looking to create an herb garden that even Gwynnie would go green for, or just trying to figure out how to make a killer terrarium, prepare to get your hands dirty!


    Want even more R29? Get the latest news, tips, and can't-resist stories delivered straight to your newsfeed, in real time. Like us on Facebook — we'll see you there!

    Photographed by

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

Tinseltown

The Best Of 2-Day Shipping — Act Fast, Procrastinators!

The word "shopping" may literally be in our job titles, but that doesn't mean we're any more on top of our holiday purchasing than everyone else. We talk the talk in our gift guides, but we're procrastinators at heart. Even if we've had our gift lists strategically mapped out since July, we have a bad habit of waiting read

Shopping

30 Snow Boots To Buy NOW Before The Polar Vortex Arrives

The weather forecast is about as predictable as, well, the weather. Are more polar vortex conditions to come or will we get a reprieve this season? No matter: People are flocking to L.L.Bean, in stores and online, this season with a renewed vigor that doesn't seem to be exclusively a reaction to recent years' storm read