Cistus Design's Top Three Winter Flowers 2013

Portland garden designer and plantsman suggests three uncommon and luscious winter flowers for 2013

01/29/2013 By Kate Bryant


Plantwise: February Foresight

Tips to keep up with the winter gardening load

01/25/2013 By Kate Bryant

PLANTWISE: edibles

Brighten Your Winter Garden with (Oddly Enough!) Blueberries

It's cold outside, but it's the perfect time to head out to your favorite local nursery and buy blueberry plants!

01/18/2013 By Kate Bryant


Spring Fever!

Preview the 2013 gardening season at Portland's Yard, Garden & Patio Show.

01/13/2013 By Kate Bryant

PLANTWISE: Garden Design

Five Surefire Winter Interest Plants for Portland Gardeners

Plant these winning, winter-structure plants to keep your garden looking spiffy from November to March.

01/03/2013 By Kate Bryant


January Plantwise: Keep Your Yard in Shape

Your to-do list for winter garden maintenance

12/20/2012 By Kate Bryant


Plan Your Winter Garden

Tips for creating a garden you'll want to admire all winter

12/03/2012 By Kate Bryant


Plantwise Joins At Home

Plantwise finds a new home with the At Home blog, joining writer Kristin Belz

11/26/2012 By Kate Bryant


December Plantwise: To-Do This Month

Leaves to rake and books to read for December gardening

11/21/2012 By Kate Bryant


Mud Sweat and Cheer Holiday Show

locally designed and made ceramic planters for sale at seasonal art show

11/19/2012 By Kate Bryant


Great Deals on Daffodils and Tulips!

Bulbs are on sale at your local garden shops and at on-line bulb sellers. Take advantage of great prices while they last

11/18/2012 By Kate Bryant

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Rejuve Hosts Pop-Up Flower Shop

Fieldwork Flowers nestled into Rejuvenation for the 2012 holiday season

11/13/2012 By Kate Bryant


Portland's Top Five Fall Foliage Walks

Where to see autumn color at its best right now

11/11/2012 By Kate Bryant

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Quick Fall Garden Projects for Sunbreaks

Fall projects to get you out in the garden during the remaining sunny spells of fall

11/05/2012 By Kate Bryant


Cooking With Winter Vegetables

What to do with winter vegetables from your garden and market? Food blogger and Slow Foods advocate Katherine Deumling explains

11/02/2012 By Kate Bryant

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Learn to Prune Your Trees

Learn how to prune small trees in your garden from Hoyt Arboretum's curator of collections

10/31/2012 By Kate Bryant

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Five Reasons to Love Twiggy Dogwoods

Five great reasons to grow this stunningly beautiful native plant

10/24/2012 By Kate Bryant


Lonesomeville Pottery Open House & Studio Sale

Lonesomeville opens for their annual spooky Halloween event, with fun decorations, scary ceramic masks for sale and exquisite handmade pottery

10/22/2012 By Kate Bryant


Once Again, It's Treebate Time

Fall's the perfect time to plant a tree - get a Treebate by picking an eligible tree and planting it in the right place in your yard!

10/18/2012 By Kate Bryant


Cold Greens

Don't forget to eat your weeds.

10/16/2012 By Kate Bryant