New Designer to Join Orange County Office. Welcome Kim!

We’d like to publicly welcome Kim as the newest addition to our Orange County design team! Kim is a Landscape Architecture graduate with several years working for an architecture firm. She joins us to work in our Orange County office to help plan and create designs for new landscaping. Kim will be working closely with our lead designer and design …

Wild Bloom Selected as Landscape Contractor for Flamson Middle School Addition

Wild Bloom was recently awarded the contract to build new landscaping for Flamson Middle School in Paso Robles, CA. The landscaping will be located around a new building addition containing 10 classrooms and support spaces. Klassen Corporation will be the general contractor on the project. Construction on the Classroom addition is scheduled to begin this year.

Wild Bloom Awarded Contract for Badger Forest Fire Station

Wild Bloom has been awarded a contract to construct the landscaping for the new Badger Forest Fire Station in Fresno County. Slated to be completed in late 2019, this fire-safe landscape will be an example to homeowners and businesses alike for how Californians can have attractive outdoor spaces while keeping a defensible zone around flammable structures. Fire safe landscaping  helps …

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How to Hire the Best Orange County Landscaping Company

A quick search for landscaping companies in Orange county will lead to a ton of different options. How do you go about narrowing it down to the one who will work best for you? How do you know if they can do the your type of project? Can they do it within your budget? Read on (and check out this …

Top 4 Outdoor Kitchen Designs for Your Home

Outdoor kitchens are a popular outdoor feature at many Southern California homes. With our great year round weather, it makes sense to spend evenings out in the yard, and being able to whip up a meal for friends and family without being stuck inside is an absolute pleasure. Outdoor kitchens can be built in almost any style or configuration you …

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The Best Drought-Resistant Plants for California Yards

California’s climate is vastly varied, from low desert to soaring mountain peaks. What all these areas have in common, however, is the need to conserve one of the state’s most precious natural resources — water. Drought resistant plants not only withstand harsh conditions during periods of drought they also allow you to reduce water use while still maintaining a beautifully …

Outdoor Succulent Garden Ideas

Succulents are turning up in gardens across the country with people interested in adding plants that feature unique shapes to their landscaping. Outdoor succulent garden ideas include making a green wall using them or placing them in small pots around your property. These diverse plants are easy to maintain and good for the environment. They sustainable and perfect for drought …

Project Profile: Luxury Outdoor Living

The process of transforming a landscape can seem daunting, but at Wild Bloom we have nailed it down to a straightforward and simple system that takes your yard from… well, let’s just say less than ideal.. to a professionally crafted outdoor environment. Follow along as we take you through this project profile to learn how it’s done. Background This courtyard …

Compost Tea: The Garden Superfood

As the world of organic landscaping and gardening grows, people are ditching the chemical fertilizers and turning to compost tea to keep their plants healthy. Most everyone has heard of compost and how it benefits soil and plants. However, by taking that compost and turning it into compost tea, you can increase the effectiveness of the microbes in compost that …

How to Brace a Tree: A Quick Guide Anyone Can Follow

For most gardeners, the sight of perfectly grown, vigorous trees are source of joy and pride. Be that as it may, a question often asked is how to brace a tree the right way. You expect your plants to grow strong and tall to showcase the ideal landscape. In spite of that, nature sometimes has its ways to deviate from …