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IN MEMORIAM

It Isn't Easy Being a Bee

The largest known bee-poisoning in Oregon results in important publicity for a simmering problem for pollinators.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/01/2013

PLANTWISE

Sunscreen for your Plants

How to xeriscape—or prepare your garden for the hot summer sun

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/01/2013

DESIRABLES

Metal Planters, Made in the USA

A small Anchorage company makes stylish and economical modern planters, delivered free to your front door.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/24/2013

GARDEN EVENTS

Designers Garden Tour 2013

Visit seven gardens on Portland’s west side for DIY design inspiration—or to find the perfect designer for your own garden.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/17/2013

GOOD IDEAS

A Dash of Basalt in Your Soil, Ma'm?

A locally produced rock offers a steady dose of minerals and trace elements to garden soil and containers. It might even make your tomatoes taste better!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/14/2013

PLANT THIS

Made for Shade: a Tough and Classy Planter

Plant this easy combo of good-looking, shade-tolerant plants in a shady pot.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/10/2013

PLANT THIS

A Gentle Giant: Gorgeous Geraniums

Made for shade, this super bionic looking, hot-pink geranium will inspire curiosity and plant lust!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/07/2013

PLANT THIS

Five Perfect Parking Strip Plants

Plant these drought tolerant and beautiful plants for an elegant parking strip garden with year-round interest

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/04/2013

GARDENING

Plantwise: Bugs Can Be Your Friends

How to encourage beneficial insects in your garden

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/03/2013

GARDENING

Three Great Rare Seeds

The stories behind the fresh heirlooms and hybrids you should plant now

  • By Gino Cerruti
  • Published 06/03/2013

GARDENING

When To Plant Tomatoes

When is it the right time to plant tomatoes and other warm-weather veggies outside? There's an easy way to find out!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/31/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Salem Garden Tour and Sale, Garden Dialogues and More

Check out gardens both small and large scale in Portland and Salem this weekend

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/28/2013

PLANT THIS

Plant a Tabletop Succulent Bowl

It's easy, it's elegant, and you can do it in less than an hour from start to finish!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/24/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Memorial Day Sale at Mostly Medicinals

Find unusual herbs, medicinal plants and natives at this niche nursery's sale this Saturday

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/21/2013

PLANT THIS

Sow Seeds Now for Summer Flowers

We offer a list of seeds you can plant now for colorful garden flowers this year. Time to get sowing!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/20/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Rare Plant Open House—and More Garden Inspiration

Portland's offering once-in-a-lifetime plant viewing and some fantastic garden shopping this weekend

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/17/2013

GARDEN DESIGN

Jane Platt Garden Tour

Join us as we wander the sloping pathways of this idyllic, iconic garden on a perfect Portland spring evening.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/13/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Legendary Heronswood Garden Reopens

If you've never seen this astonishing horticultural mecca before, this is your chance for a road trip!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/13/2013

PLANT THIS!

Parking Strip-Perfect: Scilla Peruviana

The intricate flowers of Scilla peruviana look fragile. But the plant is tough, dazzling and very drought-tolerant - perfect for a dry parking strip garden.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/10/2013

OUT AND ABOUT

Sweet Mother's Day Garden Adventures

Mother’s Day and flowers go together like butter on toast. Whether Mom is a serious green thumb or just loves flowers, spend some time in a garden with her this weekend.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/08/2013
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