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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


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.

  • 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

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In a Tight Spot? Plant This Eucryphia!

Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Mt. Usher’

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 09/22/2010

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Design Tips from Dan Hinkley

notes from the 2010 PPA conference in Portland

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/25/2010
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