Moorthy's home selected as August 2020 Yard of the Month
August 23, 2020
The Alva Garden Council has chosen the Moorthy home located at 1322 Locust St. as the August Yard of the Month. Sudha, a plant expert, and her husband have lovingly created a lush, eye-appealing front lawn that lays out a welcoming entrance with various plantings as well as many potted floral arrangements on the porch and surroundings. They do not use pesticides in weed control, only organic materials.
Birdbaths centered on either side of the front porch grant eye appeal to the surprise lilies, Japanese euonymus shrubs and Knockout roses (white on the right and red on the left). Behind the...