America’s Founding Farmers Planted a Nation

Posted on Feb 27, 2014
America’s Founding Farmers Planted a Nation

When Presidents Day rolls around, I always think about what it must have been like to have lived in the late 1700s. Seeing painted portraits of Washington and Jefferson with their long hair and ruffled shirts makes me believe they were way ahead of their time. We learned what we needed to know in sixth […]

Westgate Hotel Renovation Includes Living Wall by GreenScaped Buildings

Posted on Feb 20, 2014
Westgate Hotel Renovation Includes Living Wall by GreenScaped Buildings

GreenScaped Buildings was featured in the San Diego Business Journal this week in an article about the recently completed renovations at the Westgate Hotel in downtown San Diego. The freestanding living wall is positioned next to the rooftop pool, just outside the Pure Fitness facility at the hotel. It’s a showstopper. It provides an excellent […]

Look who’s at the Expo: Good Earth Plants & Jim Mumford

Posted on Feb 15, 2014
Look who’s at the Expo: Good Earth Plants & Jim Mumford

Jim Mumford and Good Earth Plants took the show on the road to Long Beach and the 2014 Landscape Architects Expo. Jim brought a living wall display and presented a seminar on living walls to landscape architects from Southern California and beyond. We hope to be working on some terrific projects with some of you […]

Go green for Valentine’s Day with an eco-friendly heart

Posted on Feb 13, 2014

It’s that time again. The drugstore aisles are overflowing with shades of pink and red and the Hallmark people are planning how to spend their first quarter bonus. Valentine’s Day is tomorrow! Don’t get me wrong. Now that I don’t deal on the retail side of the holiday, I’m good with buying cards and flowers […]

See Jim Mumford and Good Earth Plant Company tonight on KPBS-TV

Posted on Feb 6, 2014
See Jim Mumford and Good Earth Plant Company tonight on KPBS-TV

See Jim Mumford of Good Earth Plants on “A Growing Passion” tonight on KPBS  Thursday, February 6, 8:30 p.m. KPBS Channel 15 Cox Cable 1011 HD Time Warner Cable 711 HD Green roofs were once a novelty.  No more! Today, they are gaining popularity thanks to their ability to capture runoff and keep it from […]

Living walls: more romantic than cards and candy

Posted on Feb 6, 2014

On February 13 and 14,  you can find me not in the aisle of a Hallmark store or candy shop, but at the Landscape Architects Expo in Long Beach. Good Earth Plant Company participated with a display in 2013, teaming with our living wall contract nursery, Green Meadow Growers. It was a great show! Many […]