About the Author

Doug Kalal has been designing gardens and giving public lectures for 13 years.  A graduate of the renowned Ornamental Horticulture program at Cuyamaca College, Doug has been featured San Diego Home & Gardens magazine and has appeared at numerous garden clubs, libraries and the fair.  For more information about landscape design services go to the Great Gardens Landscape Design page;   www.sdgreatgardens.com

Supervising plant placement

Supervising plant placement
Winning a trophy at the Coronado Flower Show

Photos by clients and Kalal family

Photo - Seating wall with artificial grass

This lovely seating wall was made with CMU block and Stepstone cap. Photo by Doug Kalal, taken at a client's garden in Rancho Berna...