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Mystery Solved: The Female Artist Behind Filoli’s Terrazzo Garden Tables

Cover photo by Mike James Have you ever relaxed by the Garden House at one of the café tables overlooking the Sunken Garden? You may not have noticed the intricate…

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Well+Good: Want Your Houseplant To Grow Vertically? Here’s Exactly How To Train It

Excerpt: Because many common houseplants are of a tropical origin, “at least 50 percent of your more common houseplants will need a support of some kind,” says Jim Salyards, horticulturist and…

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The San Francisco Standard: Stroll Through an Explosion of Spring Flowers at the 15 Best Gardens in the Bay Area

Excerpt: Filoli Historic House and Garden, WoodsideGarden after garden of manicured spring blooms cover the grounds of this historic South Bay estate. Read the full article here:

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The San Diego Union Tribune: Visitors to Filoli estate traipse in dramatic setting

Excerpt: A cozy night in for me typically involves a cup of tea, a dessert and a sumptuous period drama. The pandemic brought with it many nights in, most of them…

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India Currents: Filoli Gardens – Built to Dazzle!

Excerpt: Do you remember the 80’s soap opera “Dynasty?” I remember it so clearly. As the credits rolled, they showed an aerial view of Filoli Gardens – it was supposed to represent…

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KTSF: Chinese News at 7 – Hanfu & Floralia at Filoli

Watch here (Filoli starts at 47:30):

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World Journal: Northern California Hanfu Society joins with Filoli to celebrate the “Flower Festival”

Members of the Northern California Hanfu Club dressed up as flower gods at the Huachao Festival celebration in the Ballroom of the Feroli Manor on the 4th. (Reporter Ge Xinrui/Photography) Read…

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The Mercury News: Bay Area Outdoors: Exploring the formal gardens of Woodside’s Filoli historic estate

Excerpt: Outdoor adventures abound in the Bay Area, where 10,000 miles of trails wander across more than 300 mountains, 19 state parks, eight national park units — and one very…

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Remembering the Meadow Oak Trees

Photos by Mike James As many have probably seen, Filoli lost an iconic old growth oak tree this past week. Its partner fell last summer due to weakened roots. The…