Nan Sterman

Incredible! Waterwise, Beautiful and Edible


Learn water efficient ways to grow traditional vegetables, low-water vegetables, herbs and fruits, and how to integrate low water edibles to beautify your garden.

California native Nan Sterman is host and co-producer of the award winning public TV show, A Growing Passion, which celebrates all the ways that San Diego “grows,” from farms and nurseries to backyards ands schoolyards, to native habitats and more.  Nan is author of California Gardener’s Guide vII and Waterwise Plants for the Southwest.  She leads international garden tours (this fall to the south of France) and designs gardens for San Diegans who desire beautiful edible, low water, and sustainable gardens. For information, visit and