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How Garden Planters Became a Flashpoint in the Venice Gentrification Debate

Who is building hundreds of sidewalk planters in Venice–and why?
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Joshua Tree Is Getting Too Popular for Its Own Good

As visitors flood the national park, new visitor centers, faster entry gates, and refreshed campgrounds are all in the works
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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

The Many Mysteries of Elysian Park

Griffith has the name recognition and Angeles Crest the lore, but no landmass holds as many secrets as Elysian Park

How Does Your Garden Grow, Willie Jane?

Talking garden to glass with Geri Miller of Cook's Garden and Willie Jane's bar manager Derrick Ross.

There’s a Park For That

In honor of National Public Lands Day (tomorrow), a fun lovers guide to L.A.’s coolest shared spaces
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How to Pack the Perfect (Minimalist) Picnic Basket

Don't attempt a summertime picnic without these essentials