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!

05/20/2013 By Kate Bryant

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

05/17/2013 By Kate Bryant

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!

05/13/2013 By Kate Bryant

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.

05/10/2013 By Kate Bryant

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.

05/08/2013 By Kate Bryant

OUT AND ABOUT

Xera Plants To Unveil New Retail Digs

This June, the hip plant wholesaler is putting down retail roots on the edge of inner SE Portland's Industrial District.

05/06/2013 By Kate Bryant

OUT AND ABOUT

Incredible Edibles and Handmade Gardens

Get your garden on! Spring in Oregon means great plant sales and gardening events. Head out this weekend for some warm-weather gardening inspiration

05/03/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

World Naked Gardening Day 2013

Gardeners around the world bare it all for the chance to romp in the buff. Are you in or out?

05/02/2013 By Kate Bryant

PLANTWISE

Cram Your Way to Spring Gardening Success

Pack in plants for seasonal glory

05/01/2013 By Kate Bryant

TO READ

The Debut of Modern Farmer Magazine

Modern Farmer Magazine provides a global perspective on the local food movement and the new culture of food world-wide.

04/29/2013 By Kate Bryant

PLANT PICKS

Heavenly Hydrangeas

Find lots of old-fashioned mopheads, cutting-edge variegated cultivars, and dazzling wild species at Hydrangeas Plus Spring Sale 2013.

04/26/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

Lilac Days (and Tulips, Too)

Take a jaunt just north of Portland for a festive, flower-filled festival. Come home with plants and bouquets!

04/23/2013 By Kate Bryant

EDIBLE GARDENING

Shade Tolerant Vegetables

So you think you don't have enough sun for your veggie garden? Think again!

04/18/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

Get Growing! Mid-April Gardening Events

A host of spring classes, festivals, and sales for gardeners, chefs, and parents of budding plant-lovers

04/16/2013 By Kate Bryant

PLANT PICKS

Lovely Lilies for Pacific Northwest Gardens

Plant the best, most gloriously fragrant lilies for Pacific Northwest gardens

04/13/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

Portland's Best Spring Plant Sale

The gardening season kicks off with Hortlandia, the Hardy Plant Society of Oregon's annual mid-April plant sale

04/08/2013 By Kate Bryant

EDIBLE GARDENING

Five Favorite Asian Veggies to Grow This Year

Five favorite uncommon and delicious Asian vegetables to grow in your garden this year

04/05/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

The Early Show: Crystal Springs Rhododendron Sale 2013

Find unusual and even rare species rhododendrons for sale at the Early Rhododendron Sale

04/02/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

Fun April Arbor Month Activities in Portland

Celebrate Portland's transformation from Stumptown to City of Roses with a host of fun and free events, tours and volunteer opportunities

04/01/2013 By Kate Bryant

GARDENING EVENTS

Tulip Fest 2013

Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm's month-long, annual Tulip Fest starts this weekend and runs through May 5. Every day. Rain or shine!

03/25/2013 By Kate Bryant