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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.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/06/2013


Home and Garden in the May Issue

Domestic dispatches from Portland Monthly's May issue, including big ideas for colorful DIY family style

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 05/03/2013


Cram Your Way to Spring Gardening Success

Pack in plants for seasonal glory

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/01/2013


Design Lessons at Lewis & Clark

Looking around as you walk across the lovely campus of the college on Palatine Hill can inspire ideas for your own home grounds.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/30/2013


Tying the Knot

Japanese design philosophy takes shape in the simple yet complicated knots that tie fences.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/19/2013


Fencing Lessons From Japan

The best of fencing, at the Japanese Garden.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/11/2013


Paving, Japanese Style

The Japanese Garden is a full-scale, walk-through catalogue of beautiful paving patterns to inspire your own garden at home.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/04/2013

PLANTWISE: Garden Design

Five Surefire Winter Interest Plants for Portland Gardeners

Plant these winning, winter-structure plants to keep your garden looking spiffy from November to March.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/03/2013


Plan Your Winter Garden

Tips for creating a garden you'll want to admire all winter

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 12/03/2012

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Green on Green Gardening Tour

The last big garden tour of the summer showcases six unique gardens in inner NE Portland

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/11/2012

Cover Story

The Quintessential Portland Gardener

Putting plants to soil has an expansive tradition in our region—one of the world’s most fertile valleys. From growing vegetables that look as good as they taste to cultivating your own private Hawaii, we offer 50 ways to join the local avant-g

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/23/2012

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Nature Night at the Audubon Society

European Ecoroofs: Lessons in Biodiversity

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/10/2011

plant geek's corner

In a Tight Spot? Plant This Eucryphia!

Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Mt. Usher’

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/22/2010

horticultural ed

Design Tips from Dan Hinkley

notes from the 2010 PPA conference in Portland

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/25/2010
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