News & Events

Green Events

November 24-January 1. WildLights. Woodland Park Zoo.Seattle’s wildest holiday lights festival returns with sparkling lights and faux snowball fights, Santa, his reindeer and family delights. Info here.

November 25-December 31. 23rd Annual Garden d’Lights. Bellevue Botanical Garden. Over half a million sparkling lights in whimsical shapes of plants, flowers, birds, animals and cascading waterfalls. Info here.

November 25-December 31. Point Defiance ZooLights. Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium. Animal-themed light displays, camel rides, carousel, reindeer, Kids’ Zone animal encounters. Info at

December 1-28. The Lights of Christmas. Warm Beach Camp & Conference Center, Stanwood. Displays with a million lights, children’s activities, entertainment, food. Info at

December 2-January 1. Clam Lights. Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park, Renton. Official lighting on December 2. Trees and shrubs decorated with thousands of lights along paved 1-mile trail loop daily. Info at

In Harmony co-owner Ladd Smith teaches many informative and entertaining classes each year on natural approaches to lawn and landscape care. Contact us to inquire about having Ladd teach a class for your community or group.

Media News

Eco-friendly gardening hacks to start the year off right, The Herald

King County honors six Bothell and Kenmore businesses for waste prevention, Bothell/Kenmore Reporter

Five myths of sustainability, by Ann Lovejoy, Kitsap Sun

Bothell landscaper a composting guru, Everett Herald

In Harmony-designed rain garden featured in “15 ways to prepare your yard for El Niño,” Sunset

In Harmony-designed rain garden, Sunset Magazine

In Harmony co-owner Mark Gile on choosing a sustainable bank, Entrepreneur Magazine

“The dirt on grass” – In Harmony and natural lawns, Seattle Metropolitan

Don’t let your garden be a time hog, from In Harmony co-owner Ladd Smith, Bothell Reporter

Ann Lovejoy on In Harmony, Clean Air Lawn Care and a sustainable lawn care alternative, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Ann Lovejoy on In Harmony’s knowledge of dry gardens and sustainable design, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Tips for natural lawn care, from In Harmony co-owner Ladd Smith, Bothell Reporter

In “Grass Warfare,” co-owner Mark Gile says In Harmony encourages customers to choose organic weed programs, Wall Street Journal

How gardeners can help with problem of disappearing honeybees, by In Harmony co-owner Ladd Smith, Bothell Reporter

In Harmony’s organic-based approach was featured in “Get a greener yard,” Everett Herald

In Harmony’s eco-friendly landscapes for the Street of Dreams featured native and drought-tolerant plants, permeable pavement, and meadow spaces as lawn alternatives. One home was voted “Best Landscaping” and “Best of Show” by professional judges. Read the details:

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