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Out and About

How to Get a Better Life

Only a MAX ride away, the secrets of Better Living in the Home and Garden, March 23-25.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 03/18/2012

Out and About

A Tree Story

Portland’s many “Friends of Trees” have planted 430,000 trees and native plants since 1989.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 02/05/2012

In the Kitchen Garden

Kumquats, the Natural Sweet Tarts

Tasting sweet on the outside, tart on the inside, kumquats are also good trees to grow indoors.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 01/31/2012


Shoots Bamboo and Makes Things Too

A bamboo jungle thrives, just down the street from Paul Bunyan.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 11/05/2011


Windows on the World

Your view of the world improves when colorful winter-hardy plants take over your window boxes.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 10/27/2011

Out and About

Greening the Garden

Learn more about naturescaping at these free September workshops.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 08/26/2011


A Chic Garden Throne

For the mom who has it all, the Queen of Love chair from Italy is hip, fun, and comfortable.

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 05/02/2011


Flower Futures

Woodburn Nursery & Azaleas awaits the coming spring to see if sales are blooming after a two-year decline.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 04/22/2011

things to do

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


Flowering Maple

Kate Bryant's monthly gardening tip for August highlights the Flowering Maple, a beautiful decorative plant equipped to stand up against the cold come winter.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 07/15/2010

Green City

A Garden in the Forest

This garden is lush with more than 2,000 species of plants, including exotic specimens from around the world.

  • By Emily Chenoweth
  • Published 05/19/2009

Green City

Not in my Backyard

Invasive plants are out, native plants are in, and Portland gardeners are embracing their wild side.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009


Perennial Favorites

When lovers of salvias and slime molds crave a good book, they turn to horticultural publisher Timber Press.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009
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