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Palo Alto Weekly

Real Estate - July 20, 2012

Bountiful, delicious gardens

Edible landscaping tour highlights 10 local gardens

by Helen Carefoot

A neat line of trees bursting with lemons, limes and oranges shades a stony pathway leading past a bubbling fountain and into a maze of garden beds filled with thriving fruits and vegetables. Ripe tomatoes and pale mushrooms join juicy blackberries and a tangle of fragrant herbs in this lush garden.

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Posted by Patricia Becker, a resident of College Terrace
on Jul 20, 2012 at 2:39 pm

Like the story & photo about Common Ground's Edible Landscaping tour! Sharing the link and pdf article on our website and facebook page!
Blessings and gratitude

Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 22, 2012 at 9:32 pm

Instead of plunking down the cost to go visit this garden, I pre-paid for Aug. CSA & bought more edible plants for our garden. People can visit Sunset's garden & get inspiration free from library books/magazines & the internet.