Video: Edible Estates

Watch the video at KCET, [Edible Estates](


– why are people growing lawn?
– Fritz Haeg converts homeowners’ front lawns into working vegetable gardens
– Descanso Gardens invited Fritz to build a demo garden to show people what he does
– one third of the garden is planted as plain lawn
– two-thirds is planted as an edible vegetable garden to show people how good it can look
– lawn requires a lot of water, and takes a lot of time and energy to maintain