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Thumbnail for - Get ’Em in the Ground: Bulbs
Sep 13, 2010
Dig
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...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Ferguson’s Fragrant Garden Nursery and Heirloom Garden Roses
Sep 13, 2010
I was out in the Aurora/Donald/St. Paul area for work this weekend and decided to poke around a bit afterwards. Turns out it was a big weekend for garden centers in the valley: GardenPalooza was...
Thumbnail for - Muddy Boot Festival 2010
Sep 10, 2010
things to do
THIS WEEKEND: WHAT 5th Annual Muddy Boot Organic Festival – a sustainability-themed outdoor festival featuring live music; sustainably produced food, beer and wine; information booths and...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Dahlias and More Dahlias!
Sep 3, 2010
Immerse yourself in bright, gaudy, over-the-top color at the Swan Island Dahlia Festival this weekend, Sat and Sun Sept 4 and 5, 2010. It’s a beautiful drive out to Canby and you’ll come home with...
Thumbnail for - Plant Division Leads to Multiplication!
Sep 2, 2010
get dirty
It may sound weird but division results in multiplication – in the garden, anyway. Divide your perennials and you’ll multiply their offspring exponentially – by a factor of two, at least, every...
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Aug 31, 2010
books
Followers of this blog have heard me referring here and there to an enthralling project I’ve been working on recently. And what’s the project, you may ask? It’s a lushly-illustrated book on how...
Thumbnail for - Planty, Gardeny Things to Do This Weekend
Aug 27, 2010
things to do
Looking for fun/interesting plant- and garden-related things to do this weekend? Here are some ideas: Swan Island Dahlia Fest in Canby, ORWhen: Saturday Aug 28, Sunday Aug 29 and Monday August...
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Aug 25, 2010
plant person profile
Biking and gardening – they’re a natural together. So says Portlander Elizabeth Bryant, professional gardener and creator of Garden by Cycle, a sustainably-driven garden consulting and...
Thumbnail for - Risen from the Dead
Aug 24, 2010
plant geek's corner
I’ve often suggested waiting until mid-July before ripping out winter freeze-damaged plants. Because sometimes it takes that long for plants’ roots to push out new growth after a really damaging...
Thumbnail for - Seedheads and Self-Sowing Surprises
Aug 20, 2010
get dirty
I’ve just gone on a garden rampage – my yard debris is picked up every other Friday morning and, at 6 this morning, I remembered today was the day. I tore out, clippers in hand, and started...
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