In contrast to the lush, terraced gardens of Seattle, Palo Alto is flat and dry. Although citrus trees are a frequent sight, I don’t think I’ve seen a single vegetable garden since I’ve been here. Perhaps vegetable gardens are tucked in backyards out of view from the street, but somehow, I doubt it.
Here are some of the gardens I see on my walks around the neighborhood these days:
And last but not least…
This isn’t my style of garden, but I guess that’s zone 9B for ya!