Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 21 in total

Slideshow

Smart Ideas for the Vegetable Garden

A visit to the University of British Columbia Botanical Garden's test garden reveals a passel of clever ideas for your edible garden

  • Published 08/13/2013

TIPS AND TOOLS

Slide Show: Smart Ideas for the Vegetable Garden

A visit to the University of British Columbia Botanical Garden reveals clever ways to improve your vegetable garden

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 08/13/2013

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

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/03/2013

EDIBLE GARDENING

Shade Tolerant Vegetables

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

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 04/18/2013

EDIBLE GARDENING

Five Favorite Asian Veggies to Grow This Year

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

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 04/05/2013

PLANT PICKS

Grow Easy, Delectable Portuguese Kale

Gloriously sweet, tender, and oh-so-productive Portuguese kale is a cinch to grow—and now's the time to plant it!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/22/2013

GARDENING

Plantwise: Smokin' Herbs

Garnish your spring cocktails with fresh herbs.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/22/2013

PLANTWISE: EVENTS

The Drunken Botanist Happy Hour

Cornell Farm celebrates Amy Stewart's book, The Drunken Botanist, with a cocktail happy hour—and a lesson in planting a cocktail garden.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/19/2013

PLANTWISE: EDIBLES

Plant Perfect Peas for Portland

Select the best pea varieties for your needs, and get planting!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/16/2013

PLANTWISE: EDIBLES

A Perfect Portland Cocktail Garden

Author Amy Stewart recommends her favorite five herbs and veggies essential for the savvy home mixologist.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/12/2013

PLANTWISE: GET GROWING

Start Your Own Seeds

Starting seeds indoors is easy, fun and doesn't need to cost much. Just follow these simple directions and get growing!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 02/12/2013

PLANTWISE: edibles

Brighten Your Winter Garden with (Oddly Enough!) Blueberries

It's cold outside, but it's the perfect time to head out to your favorite local nursery and buy blueberry plants!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/18/2013

get growing

Get Garlic Now!

Local nurseries have just received shipments of garlic and shallots - don't delay: pick out the best varieties and fattest cloves while they're fresh!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/28/2012

garden events

Tomato Taste Off 2012

Think your tomatoes taste especially great? Enter them in the Tomato Taste-Off this weekend!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/04/2012

book review

Sugar Snaps & Strawberries: Simple Solutions for Creating Your Own Small-Space Edible Garden

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 11/29/2010

things to do

Visit Luscher Farm

Oregon Tilth Organic demonstration gardens, a clematis vine collection, community gardens, Three Rivers Land Conservancy trails and more

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/30/2010

edible gardening

Grafted Tomatoes

An old-fashioned technique with a new use for home vegetable gardeners

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/21/2010

edible gardening

Top Tomato Tip

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/23/2010

Article

Mushroom Hunting

Forage for delicious edible mushrooms right here in Portland

  • By Emma Hall
  • Published 04/27/2010

Edible Gardening

Purple-Sprouting Broccoli

Nearly nine months from sowing to eating – it’s almost like having a baby!

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 04/24/2010
Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 21 in total