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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.
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The Arboretum Is Open to a Limited Number of Visitors for Social Distancing Strolls

With wide paths and open spaces, it’s a (relatively) safe option for housebound urbanites

I Learned to Love Griffith Park by Spending 18 Hours Straight There

Can a single day change someone's mind about the virtues of an iconic L.A. park?

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
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Walker Canyon Is Open Again After the Superbloom Became a Poppy-pocalypse

Lake Elsinore officials temporarily shut down the area after teeming crowds, bad behavior, and reports of injuries

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

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