plant of the week

Salvia greggii

Autumn sage – one of the earliest sages to flower in spring

05/26/2010 By Kate Bryant

edible gardening

Top Tomato Tip

05/23/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant of the week

Bearded Iris

Take a new look at old-fashioned bearded iris (Iris germanica)

05/19/2010 By Kate Bryant


Oregon Invasive Weed Awareness Week 2010

May 16 to May 22, 2010

05/17/2010 By Kate Bryant

Get Dirty

Get Out and Plant Your Veggies!

beans, squash, and cukes – oh my!

05/14/2010 By Kate Bryant

upcoming events

Plant Sales, Garden Tours and More

05/12/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant of the week

Blanche Rock Rose

Cistus ‘Blanche’ (properly known as C. ×aguilarii)

05/11/2010 By Kate Bryant

garden tours

Porterhowse Farms

colorful conifer cones

05/07/2010 By Kate Bryant


Slide Show: Porterhowse Farms


plant of the week

Chilean Glory Vine

spectacular – and apparently cold-hardy

05/05/2010 By Kate Bryant

horticultural ed

Berry Botanic Garden Classes

last call

05/03/2010 By Kate Bryant

upcoming events

A Trio of Garden-Related Events

- enough to keep you in horticultural heaven all weekend

04/29/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant of the week

Ceanothus thyrsiflorus ‘Oregon Mist’

a star in the May garden and great for wildlife, too



Mushroom Hunting

Forage for delicious edible mushrooms right here in Portland

04/27/2010 By Emma Hall

Get Dirty

Plant a Tree, Get a Treebate

the program takes a break for summer – so get planting!

04/26/2010 By Kate Bryant

DIG: Your Monthly Garden Tip


This month, plant a blueblossom to add color to your garden and attract native wildlife.

04/26/2010 By Kate Bryant

Edible Gardening

Purple-Sprouting Broccoli

Nearly nine months from sowing to eating – it’s almost like having a baby!

04/24/2010 By Kate Bryant

Edible Gardening

My Vegetable Garden’s TV Debut

featuring mâche – a fantastic early spring green

04/21/2010 By Kate Bryant


Dandelions in your lawn

good? bad?

04/21/2010 By Kate Bryant