Living Walls and Fences Are A Natural Choice

Posted on Sep 14, 2017
Living Walls and Fences Are A Natural Choice

  People and civilizations have put up walls throughout human history. Some of the world’s greatest structures are walls: the Northern Wall built by the Romans to hold back the Barbarians; the Great Wall of China, and even the Berlin Wall. It is amazing how these walls were constructed without having any of the engineering […]

Your Questions About Moss Walls Answered

Posted on Aug 10, 2017
Your Questions About Moss Walls Answered

Moss walls can fit in any space under conditions where a living wall isn’t feasible. Contact Good Earth Plants if we can add one to your office OR your home!We predicted two years ago in this blog moss walls would become the hottest trend in interior Plantscaping. Here’s the original post just to prove it. […]

Words from Our Favorite Eco-Warrior: The Dalai Lama

Posted on Jun 22, 2017
Words from Our Favorite Eco-Warrior: The Dalai Lama

Most people know Good Earth Plant Company for our living walls, green roofs, and other major projects. But we got our start 40 years ago on a much smaller scale. Our core business for many years is providing Interior Plantscaping services to offices, homes and other buildings, bringing nature indoors for people to enjoy. Early […]

Bridge To The Future of Living Walls in Los Angeles

Posted on Jun 1, 2017
Bridge To The Future of Living Walls in Los Angeles

One of the things we love about working with living walls is finding something new to incorporate into our client projects. We’ve been big fans of preserved moss walls, and found a way to combine it with traditional living walls for the architecture firm Gensler’s Los Angeles location. Gensler’s Los Angeles office is the first […]

Quiet Down Workplace Distractions With Plants To Increase Productivity

Posted on May 18, 2017
Quiet Down Workplace Distractions With Plants To Increase Productivity

Companies were quick to jump on board the open office design trend when it first showed up in the 1990s. Busting down the doors created community and encouraged creativity. People also needed less workspace thanks to technology. No one needed a huge computer workstation anymore when a laptop or even a tablet or phone would […]

Got a Prana Problem? Good Earth Plant Company Has The Answer: Vastu

Posted on Apr 26, 2017
Got a Prana Problem? Good Earth Plant Company Has The Answer: Vastu

Whether you think it’s an art, a science, both, or neither, most Western cultures know about the Chinese practice of feng shui. It is a complex system of rules and beliefs created 3,000 years ago to balance positive and negative energy in the world around places people live, work, and play. But I bet you […]

Meet the Next Generation of Eco-Warriors

Posted on Apr 5, 2017
Meet the Next Generation of Eco-Warriors

Sixth grade students from Innovation Academy took a field trip to Good Earth Plant Company’s living lab earlier this year. Students are working on green roof and living wall projects and wanted to see the “real deal.” During their visit to our living lab, we first did a power point presentation about how to build […]

Hotel Del Coronado Gets Its Own Living Wall

Posted on Feb 24, 2017
Hotel Del Coronado Gets Its Own Living Wall

Did anyone watch the TV game show “Wheel of Fortune” during its “San Diego Week?” The show backdrop featured classic symbols of San Diego. The most prominant was the unmistakable red turret roof of the Hotel Del Coronado. The beautiful Hotel del Coronado is a little more beautiful today thanks to its new living wall, […]

Flashbacks in Florida at the Tropical Plant Industry Expo

Posted on Jan 19, 2017
Flashbacks in Florida at the Tropical Plant Industry Expo

After all the New Year celebrations are over, I still have something to look forward to every year: the annual Tropical Plant Industry Expo in Florida. It’s become a tradition for me to start the year meeting with my Plantscaping industry colleagues from 45 states and 37 different countries, and learning about the latest trends […]

What Did You Want To Know from Good Earth Plants in 2016?

Posted on Jan 5, 2017
What Did You Want To Know from Good Earth Plants in 2016?

The confetti and streamers are finally cleaned up, the holiday decorations (mostly) put away for another year. It’s time to begin 2017 with a clean slate. Doesn’t that feel good? It’s also a good time to look back, take stock, make some observations and learn some lessons. Applied to this blog, we try to provide […]