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The History of Those Beautiful Jacaranda Trees in Bloom Around L.A.

How one pioneering woman brought trees with vibrant purple flowers to California’s landscape
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This Spectacular Park Is One of L.A.’s Most Undervalued Retreats

Hundreds of acres of beauty—and if you blink you could miss it
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Plant Guru Hilton Carter Wants to Help You Grow an Instagram-Worthy Indoor Garden

We talk with the design star about his new book and upcoming live event in L.A.

This Historic Beverly Hills Park Just Got a $12 Million Facelift

A five-year project has restored the 1907 green space to a more eco-friendly version of its former self
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The Ultimate Guide to 2019’s Outdoor Movie Screenings

The actual most wonderful time of the year is here
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The Best Places to Watch Fireworks in L.A.

Our top picks to ensure your July 4 is a blast
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A Rare Super Bloom of Desert Wildflowers Is Expected This Spring

If all goes well, your Instagram feed is going to be full of flowers come March

A Man Went Swimming in the Silver Lake Reservoir–and Came Out to Hypothermia and Handcuffs

It’s the second time someone’s tried swimming in the off-limits reservoir this year
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In Lake Elsinore, a Poppy Superbloom Is Ready for Its Close-Up

Just southeast of L.A., the hills are alive with gorgeous poppies
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Snow Was Spotted in Malibu, Pasadena, and Other L.A. Places on Thursday

You might want to look outside before this apocalypse takes us all