Lakeside Garden Club

I recently volunteered to replace my garden club’s web site and asked members to send in photos.

Lakeside Garden Club

Slide Show page on the new Lakeside Garden Club site


Marilyn McFadden of McFadden Ranch sent in lots of wonderful professional shots with expert commentary specific to our part of Southern California, so I made many slideshows and used her plumeria photo as the site header. I am learning alot from doing this!

Drying the Excess Figs

One thing I truly love about our garden in our new home in the San Diego area (Lakeside) is all the magnificent mature fruit treesmyFigTreeMed. Fresh figs are my favorite.

Our fig tree pictured on the right must be at least 60 feet tall. See its size compared to my car on the far bottom left.

I had too many figs in the first crop this year and there is an enormous second crop on the tree so I googled around for how to dry figs and decided I liked this link the best:

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