Prove It: Plants In The Workplace Show Major Benefits

Posted on Mar 27, 2014
Prove It: Plants In The Workplace Show Major Benefits

What once began as an interesting topic for plant people to chew on has taken root in serious science. There is proof working in an environment with plants provides multiple benefits. At last we can measure what I have experienced for years: Plants make good sense in many ways. We can link working in plant […]

Jim Mumford’s Tree Benefits You Never Knew

Posted on Mar 20, 2014
Jim Mumford’s Tree Benefits You Never Knew

My time spent growing up in San Diego in the 1960s and 70s was pretty close to perfect. There were always a gang of guys around for fun and adventure and the canyon behind my home provided the perfect giant trees for climbing, fort-building and tire-swinging. The canyon’s trees acted as sturdy protectors of my […]

GreenScaped Buildings: Top Five Green Roofs and Living Walls Trends

Posted on Mar 15, 2014
GreenScaped Buildings: Top Five Green Roofs and Living Walls Trends

If I am still awake at 11:45 p.m., I am compelled to prop my eyes open long enough to catch late night talk show host David Letterman’s “Top Ten List.” He keeps things light while skating right on the edge of being controversial. Good stuff! While my list isn’t quite as edgy or as long, […]

Plants and Healing: Hospitals “Greening Up” Healthcare

Posted on Mar 6, 2014
Plants and Healing: Hospitals “Greening Up” Healthcare

If you have visited a friend of family member in a hospital, chances are you brought them flowers or a plant. Why? Besides being a thoughtful gesture, studies have shown that plants play an important role in the healing process. Viewing settings with plants or nature for a few minutes can promote measurable restoration even […]

News from Good Earth Plant Company: March 2014 Newsletter

Posted on Mar 4, 2014
News from Good Earth Plant Company: March 2014 Newsletter

Click here to read the March 2014 edition of the Good Earth Plant Company Leaflet newsletter. Highlights this issue include: Read about our latest activities in the President’s Letter Learn about our featured project, the new living wall at LPL Financial Find out about upcoming green living events Plus: Thanks A Bunch!, Lunch & Learn […]

Smart Money Is On New Living Wall at LPL Financial in San Diego

Posted on Mar 3, 2014
Smart Money Is On New Living Wall at LPL Financial in San Diego

LPL Financial in downtown San Diego wanted something amazing for a high visibility area. The idea grew into a two-sided living wall of greenery surrounding a flat screen on one side. The 360-degree installation came with a few challenges, easily met by the GreenScaped team led by Project Manager Kerry Bauer. With plants located above […]