*Water-wise plants in an urban setting at the Flora Grubb Garden
*Idea garden of water-wise plants in Marin County by transplanted Chicagoan Tom Hansen: curb appeal with Mediterranean plants; focal point to anchor views; bold boulders & plants; an entrance statement of formal and potted shrubs.
*New plants for 2016
*Broadleaved evergreens for mixed borders
*Profile of Alabaman Weesie Smith, plantswoman and advocate of native plants.
* Plant spotlight: Sensitive Fern
*Profile of Sweetwater -- a housing complex in Sonoma, CA for adults with autism living on their own. Landscape architecture by Roche + Roche LA.
* Dry Design installs a green roof pavilion and patio for a residence in Sherman Oaks that hangs off a hillside.
*Crosby Schlessinger Smallridge transforms an historic airfield in Canton, MA into a park for biodiversity.
*Sundance Square Plaza - a minimalist design in Fort Worth by Michael Vergason LA.