Marina Tree and Garden Club

  • Greg Simmons describes straw bale gardening at the Shoreline Food Garden
  • A microscope gave visitors a chance to eyeball insects commonly found in a garden
  • Lots to discuss about what grows in Marina
  • Table at the Sippel garden shows the "before" photos
  • Front of the Sippel house faces directly into the wind
  • Toni added glass and shells to this concrete light post as it was drying
  • Detail of shells and glass on light post
  • The front walkway has a double helix moitif designed by Toni with more glass and shells
  • Sippel backyard - there used to be a collapsing septic tank in this part of the yard
  • Raised vegetable bed for a bad back
  • Toni and Lee Sippel in their garden
  • Visitors stroll through the first patio area
  • A small shade garden is visible from inside the house from a narrow window
  • Upper patio area
  • Marina Coast Water District Water Wise demonstration garden
  • Visitors take a stroll at the District office
  • Plenty to look at along the path
  • Abundant color with low water use

 
photos: Juli Hofmann

 

2013 Garden Tour Part 4