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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

DESIRABLES

Garden Structures Looking Up

Arborela makes it easy to create a garden room, whether for people or for tomatoes.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 06/14/2013

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

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

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

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

PLANTWISE

Cram Your Way to Spring Gardening Success

Pack in plants for seasonal glory

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 05/01/2013

DESIGN SCHOOL

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

DESIGN SCHOOL

Tying the Knot

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

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/19/2013

SLIDE SHOW

Fencing Lessons From Japan

The best of fencing, at the Japanese Garden.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/11/2013

SLIDE SHOW

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

PLANTWISE: GARDEN DESIGN

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

Slide Show

Adirondack Days

The classic American chair lets us lean back into a comfortable summer.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/28/2012

Slide Show

Do Fence Me In

There are nearly as many kinds of fences as neighbors who make them. Take a tour in this visual diary.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/28/2012

Desirables

In the Garden of the Curious and Unique

Yesterday and Tomorrow, but right for today too.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/27/2012

Desirables

Solabee Buzzes

Beautiful florals and botanicals to go in NoPo.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 05/13/2012

Desirables

For Gnome Addicts

Digs Inside & Out has expanded, which means more room for gnomes and other home and garden delights.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/29/2012

Desirables

West Elm Summer

Refreshments for the home front as the season slips into spring and summer.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/07/2012

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.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/23/2012
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