Allium Sativum (garlic)

For gardening enthusiasts, Fall means preparing for spring and summer harvests. Plant your Allium Sativum (garlic) now to ensure strong root development.

10/12/2010 By Kate Bryant

good stuff

Busy as a Bee?

an entrancing bee calendar whose purchase will help support the Xerces Society’s valuable work

09/30/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Planty, Gardeny Events This Weekend

An amazing plant sale, a very good garden tour and a really valuable volunteer opportunity

09/24/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant geek's corner

In a Tight Spot? Plant This Eucryphia!

Eucryphia x nymansensis ‘Mt. Usher’

09/22/2010 By Kate Bryant


Get ’Em in the Ground: Bulbs

Consider the colors you’ll want to see next spring—because it’s bulb-planting time! Daffodils, tulips, crocuses, and other bulbs grow best when you plant them from late September to October, giving roots time to establish before winter arrives.

09/13/2010 By Kate Bryant

profile: good businesses

Ferguson’s Fragrant Garden Nursery and Heirloom Garden Roses

An easy half-day jaunt in the St. Paul, OR area

09/13/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Muddy Boot Festival 2010

- green, sustainable, corny – and GOATY!

09/10/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Dahlias and More Dahlias!

Florid, frothy fluff-ball flowers!

09/03/2010 By Kate Bryant

get dirty

Plant Division Leads to Multiplication!

Garden Mathematics 101

09/02/2010 By Kate Bryant



or, how I’ve spent the last 40 days and 40 nights!

08/31/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Planty, Gardeny Things to Do This Weekend

Swan Island Dahlia Festival, seed-saving class, plant your winter veges and score some good sale plants at your local retail nurseries!

08/27/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant person profile

Garden by Cycle

08/25/2010 By Kate Bryant

plant geek's corner

Risen from the Dead

- good things come to those who wait!

08/24/2010 By Kate Bryant

get dirty

Seedheads and Self-Sowing Surprises

should they stay or should they go?

08/20/2010 By Kate Bryant

smart idea

Plant Lust

…hopefully consummated, and often!

08/17/2010 By Kate Bryant


Perk Up Perennials

Part your perennials this Autumn with the help of our favorite gardener, Kate Bryant.

08/16/2010 By Kate Bryant

get dirty

Fall Greens and Winter Veges

a weekend project

08/13/2010 By Kate Bryant

things to do

Hot Summer Bloomers

no, not naughty Victorian undergarments – flowers, silly!

08/09/2010 By Kate Bryant

Get Dirty

Perennials That Flop

here’s what to do

08/03/2010 By Kate Bryant