favorite plants

Great Plants for Winter Pizzazz

there’s more to winter interest than pretty flowers!

12/14/2010 By Kate Bryant

gifts for gardeners

Gifts for Gardeners, Part II (west side)

Shop local!

12/10/2010 By Kate Bryant

good stuff

Wanted: One Organically-Grown Christmas Tree

Some growers are already using sustainable practices. Now we just need to see the certification process start!

12/09/2010 By Kate Bryant

books on sale

Amazing Discount on Gardening Books

Timber Press opens 40% Family & Friends discount to Plantwise readers through Dec 14

12/08/2010 By Kate Bryant

gifts for gardeners

Gifts for Gardeners, Part I (east side)

this holiday season, support local shops when looking for gifts for gardeners and plant lovers

11/30/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Right on Schedule, Winter Weather’s Here

but it isn’t usually this cold!

11/22/2010 By Kate Bryant

tips and tricks

Reflections on Narcissus

turns out they like a stiff drink

11/19/2010 By Kate Bryant

good stuff

iPhone App for Portland’s Heritage Trees

A great excuse for a walk!

11/17/2010 By Kate Bryant

notes to self

See? It works!

Cellar your green tomatoes next October for ripe beauties into November

11/16/2010 By Kate Bryant


Trees of Hoyt Arboretum

- take your pick of a conifer or a flowering tree tour

11/12/2010 By Kate Bryant

places to go

Trees of the Lone Fir Cemetery

Autumn is the perfect time for Lone Fir’s monthly walking tour – this Saturday Nov 13, 2010

11/12/2010 By Kate Bryant


Autumnal Arrangement Class

a hands-on class using gleanings from the forest floor

11/09/2010 By Kate Bryant

weekend (and beyond) picks

Manzanitas and Birds

a couple of interesting talks

11/05/2010 By Kate Bryant


Day of the Dead

flowers for the departed

11/02/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Paperwhites by Thanksgiving!

Plant them up soon for fragrant flowering gifts for the holidays

11/01/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Fall Planting Season

Time For Sweet Deals on Great Plants

10/28/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

how to ripen your green tomatoes

harvest them asap – they may yet turn red!

10/22/2010 By Kate Bryant