Air Plants

Tillandsias — easy to grow, sometimes weird-looking and always beautiful

02/24/2012 By Kate Bryant


Slide Show: Honeyhill Farms


winter flowering plants

Honeyhill Farms

a Portland area treasure trove of winter-blooming beauty

02/21/2012 By Kate Bryant


Shed Some Light on Plants

just marked down at

02/20/2012 By Kate Bryant


Great Gardening Advice at the YGP Show

Oh, and the seminars are free this year!

02/16/2012 By Kate Bryant


Valentine's Day Terrariums

02/14/2012 By Kate Bryant

garden shows

The NW Flower & Garden Show

24 hours in Seattle

02/13/2012 By Kate Bryant

Out and About

A Tree Story

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

02/05/2012 By Kristin Belz


Garden Show Season Is Here!

two successive weekends of garden shows coming up!

02/01/2012 By Kate Bryant

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.

01/31/2012 By Kristin Belz


Make a Gorgeous Dry Terrarium!

easy instructions can be found on this video by Artemisia’s Amy Bryant-Aiello

01/30/2012 By Kate Bryant

gifts for gardeners

A Tree-Hugger's Valentine

…along with a few other ideas for plant lovers

01/27/2012 By Kate Bryant

gardening books

Timber Press Open to Garden Bookworms!

pick up a book – and go home with ideas and inspiration!

01/23/2012 By Kate Bryant


Seedy Business

2012 seed catalogs are up and ready!

01/20/2012 By Kate Bryant

plant of the week

Mahonia Mania!

a brilliant dose of sunshine during the grayest months

01/17/2012 By Kate Bryant


Keeping Wild Birds Happy in Winter

tip: it’s easy to do, and can look pretty fantastic, too

01/16/2012 By Kate Bryant

get dirty

Three Things to Do In the Garden This Week

dry weather reprieve!

01/11/2012 By Kate Bryant