Monday, September 1, 2014

Part X | San Diego | Coronado Island California

The movie, Some like it Hot 
with Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon
 was filmed at the Hotel del Coronado

Hotel del Coronado Rose Garden

Hibiscus Trees
Ferry Landing Beach
Looking across the water, San Diego

Jacaranda tree  (Jacaranda mimosifolia)

Kate Sessions, (1857-1940) is credited with introducing the Jacaranda tree to the San Diego area. Miss Sessions was a school teacher, botanist, horticulturist, and landscape architect. She founded the Mission Hills Nursery in 1910. 

The Community Garden Tours are in April
This garden color is from the last week of June

Raised Herb beds

Visiting San Diego

Part I San Diego Zoo | Balboa Park | Erythrina​​
Part II San Diego Zoo | Balboa Park | Pollinator Habitat​
Part III San Diego Zoo | Balboa Park | Hawaiian Native Plant Garden
Part IV​ San Diego | Lavender Farms
Part V San Diego | Succulents and Tropicals
​Part VI San Diego | Iris, Bird of Paradise, Cactus, Desert, White Sage
Part VII San Diego | Cabrillo National Monument Old Point Loma Lighthouse
Part VIII San Diego | Exotic Plants
Part IX San Diego | Trees
Part X | San Diego | Coronado Island
Part XI San Diego | Making Music with Exotic Woods | Taylor Guitars
Part XII San Diego | Vineyard and Winery
Part XIII San Diego |Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery
Architecture and Design inSan Diego