Waterwise Gardens & Plants
SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA & BEYOND
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Waterwise Garden Design
YOU deserve a BEAUTIFUL garden
Nan works with you to create a gorgeous AND sustainable garden that's appropriate for our region. Working with color, texture, architecture, and mood, she designs beautiful spaces that require very little water, fertilizer, pesticides, or maintenance.
Talks, Demonstrations & Workshops
Let Nan delight you with new ideas and inspire you with different ways of thinking about gardens and plants.
Whether you're a novice or professional, you'll go home having learned something new and valuable – and wearing a big smile.
Author of 3 books on waterwise gardens
Nan's interest and curiosity about everything involving plants and gardens shine through in her writing, including books, regional and major gardening publications, in print and online across the United States and abroad.
Exploring Gardens Everywhere
Join Nan's she visits the world's best known and best kept secret plants and gardens. Whether it's Spain or England, South Africa, Costa Rica, Paris, or even in our own backyards, Nan takes you to see amazing sights most garden tours miss. Sign up to for one of her unforgettable trips.
SPECIAL PROJECTS & MORE
If you're not sure exactly what you need when it comes to waterwise gardens, call on Nan. She'll help you uncover those needs, find the best way to meet them, design the solution, and then make the magic happen.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT NAN
[Nan is] entertaining and engaging and just a wealth of knowledge.
Nan's classes are fun, very interactive and fill you with the confidence needed to start your own garden.
Francie Murphy, Master Gardener
Nan knows gardens - and gardeners!
Katie Pelisek, Landscape Designer
JOIN NAN'S NEXT Garden Adventure!
October 2020 - Australian: Mediterranean Down Under - registration open now!
April 2021 - Portugal: The Land of Cork, Wine, and Gardens
Summer 2022 - Floriade and the Netherlands