This story ran in the L.A. Times on April 4, 2002.
Photos by Robert Smaus 
Tulip Time in Covina
Helen Crawford has been growing tulips for thirty years in front  of this French-Norman house in the citrus town of Covina. I wrote about it in the April 4, 2002 Times--how she does it and how the neighbors help out--but here are a few more photos that show a little more of this magical front yard, brilliantly designed to showcase her favorite flower. Yes, that's a dogwood dripping petals on the path.
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