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Helen Ford is Soleil Laurel Canyon’s Gardener Extraordinaire

The Fords in the GardenWhen the perennials begin to blossom in the springtime, resident Helen Ford loves taking in the view of the Soleil Laurel Canyon community garden and clubhouse from her balcony.

“It’s a gorgeous view. The garden is classically designed with pathways lined with planting beds filled with colorful flowers.  There are beautiful specimen trees, a water feature and a greenhouse that looks like an English manor house,” she said.

Ford has a hand — and two green thumbs — in keeping the garden beautiful as she’s co-chair and co-founder of the Soleil Garden Club.

At monthly meetings, speakers present gardening topics and members visit local nurseries. To fund raise for its projects, the club holds an annual summer tour of the Soleil residents’ gardens. (Continued…)

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