Robert Smaus on Winter
Robert Smaus was the garden editor for the Los Angeles Times until his retirement and previously wrote about gardens for Sunset Magazine. The above excerpt is from his book 52 Weeks in the California Garden
Robert Smaus was my SoCal garden mentor through his articles in the LA Times and his book. His practical advice proffered in memorable prose was a weekly highlight for seventeen years.
Read some LA Times garden articles by Robert Smaus here or Google for others.