Good Earth Plants Gives Thomas Jefferson School of Law a Natural Makeover

Posted on Jun 26, 2015
Good Earth Plants Gives Thomas Jefferson School of Law a Natural Makeover

One of our favorite projects ever stemmed from installing the living wall on the fifth floor of the new Thomas Jefferson School of Law (TJSL) downtown. We installed the original living wall in January 2011 and it got rave reviews. Here’s what it looked like then: Because the client was so pleased with our diligent, […]

Getting Schooled about Plants, Nature, Biophilia and Wellness

Posted on Jun 25, 2015
Getting Schooled about Plants, Nature, Biophilia and Wellness

Architects designing today’s hospitals are merging art and evidence-based research to create environments that promote health and healing. Views of nature, natural light, earth-toned color schemes and the sounds of nature all help patients heal more quickly, and they suffer less from depression or side effects. Starting with a study in 2002 by University of […]

Explore Workplace Wellness at San Diego Workshop July 23

Posted on Jun 24, 2015
Explore Workplace Wellness at San Diego Workshop July 23

Can a workplace evolve to become a place where people are healthier after a day of work than when they arrive in the morning? Good Earth Plant Company and GreenScaped Buildings is pleased to support “Wellbeing @ Work,” a workshop on making workspaces healthier, more ergonomically friendly, and ultimately more effective by allowing people to […]

Living Walls With An International Twist

Posted on Jun 18, 2015
Living Walls With An International Twist

 Even though we’ve been installing living walls and vertical gardens in many forms for nearly ten years, there is always something new to learn and to work with. GreenScaped Buildings installed its first ever project this month using preserved “moss” panels. These panels are imported from Italy, and there isn’t anything else like them. They […]

Urban Agriculture: Why Eating and Buying Local Matters to the Planet

Posted on Jun 11, 2015
Urban Agriculture: Why Eating and Buying Local Matters to the Planet

We get asked a lot to create edible walls and green roofs that are roof top farms. I recently ran across this thought-provoking article, thought-provoking for me at least as a person who thinks a lot about our relationships to plants, nature and the Earth. This research in this article shows 90 percent of all […]

San Diego Downtown News: ‘Living Walls bring life to the city’

Posted on Jun 9, 2015
San Diego Downtown News: ‘Living Walls bring life to the city’

A recent article by Delle Willett in the San Diego Downtown News showcases several of our living wall projects in Downtown San Diego. It’s terrific to see how developers and building owners are integrating nature into the urban environment. Living walls are now featured in (or on) upper-end hotels and restaurants, designer retail stores, chic […]

Get Fresh Ideas at the Good Earth Plants Spring Open House June 5

Posted on Jun 3, 2015

Purchase nursery grade plants and pots at outstanding sale prices Why should San Diego’s microbreweries have a monopoly on happy hour? Enjoy happy hour Good Earth Plant Company style during our 2015 Spring Open House and Plant Sale at our warehouse and demo garden on Friday, June 5, from 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Jim […]