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Once shy of green space, L.A. is now blooming with urban sanctuaries large and small
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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

15 Places to Get Your Outdoor Yoga Fix in L.A.

A guide to the best al fresco yoga classes in L.A.

An Aerial Tram Could Move Visitors Around Griffith Park, but Not Everyone Has High Hopes for the Project

Conservation activists say the development could permanently harm Griffith Park and its wildlife
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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
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We Need to Talk About Your Behavior at the Superbloom

Is it really so hard to enjoy the flowers without destroying them?

Scene It Before: The Japanese Garden from Star Trek

A Van Nuys water reclamation plant and botanical garden stand in for Starfleet Academy in the sci-fi franchise