great gardens

Ron Finley’s Urban Garden

first under attack; then praised

09/15/2011 By Kate Bryant


Floral Firecrackers

Crocosmia and why they are so fabulous

09/09/2011 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Two Tomato Taste-Offs

09/06/2011 By Kate Bryant

things to do

It's Dahlia Season!

two local treasure-troves of dahlia lusciousness

09/02/2011 By Kate Bryant

good ideas

Find Garden Inspiration in Nature

A hike on Mt Hood reveals some lovely native plant combinations

08/31/2011 By Kate Bryant


Garden World Sale

08/29/2011 By Kate Bryant

Out and About

Greening the Garden

Learn more about naturescaping at these free September workshops.

08/26/2011 By Kristin Belz

Market Watch

Finally, Tomato Time is Here

The fruity red "vegetable" is plump, juicy and ready for summer slicing.

08/24/2011 By Kristin Belz

good ideas

Avoid the Coneflower Blues

handy tips from the King of the Coneflower

08/23/2011 By Kate Bryant

nature's garden

Not Exactly Cultivated

high summer on the Deschutes

08/18/2011 By Kate Bryant

Market Watch

Beaned Again

Romano beans have nothing to do with Ann Romano, the heroine of that old TV show “One Day at a Time.” They’re better.

08/17/2011 By Kristin Belz

great gardens

Party at Neil and Norm's

an exquisite Belluschi-designed home set in a simply beautiful mossy woodland garden

08/11/2011 By Kate Bryant

plant of the week

Crinum x powellii

yes, you can grow this tropical-looking treasure in Portland!

08/08/2011 By Kate Bryant