Green Gables

In this series of articles we explore how you can adapt your landscaping practices to better help the environment of Coral Gables.


Jan  •  Feb


January  • February  • March  • June  •  July

California kelp forest with otter feature image

April 2023

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California kelp forest with otter feature image

March 2023

WOW, the weather as I write this on February 7th is spectacular! A little crisp, very sunny, 76 degrees-just lovely. And the event season is in full swing with lots of fun things to do-including of course our…
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February 2023

What's happening in California? The news is full of floods, rivers of mud, sinkholes, evacuations-all up and down the state as I write this January 11th. The state is just getting pummeled with rain, one system after another.…
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Green Gables Everglades

January 2023

I hope your holiday season was merry and bright! The weather certainly cooperated! 2023 Garden Talks 9:00am at the Coral Gables Farmers Market We have a great line up of Garden Talks at the Farmers Market this year.…
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Wonders of Nature

How can it be October! The year just raced by. As I write this Sept 12, we’ve been extremely lucky with the weather. Maybe a little hotter than usual, a little less rain maybe but no big storms…
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September Events

DARN!! It's September and I like summer! I guess we are good until daylight savings time goes away and its starts getting dark at 6pm. As I write this though, August 10, it’s been a really good summer—especially…
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About the Author

Linda Lawrence Waldron

Linda Lawrence Waldron currently writes the Green Gables column in Gables Living Magazine.  Linda chaired the Coral Gables Garden Club committee that established the  Coral Gables Library Butterfly Garden.

She is the author of the Coral Gables Library Butterfly booklet. It gives you the "how to’s" for having your own butterfly garden. 
Linda attended the Royal Botanic Garden at Kew, England School of Garden Design.

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