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May 23, 2010
edible gardening
Doesn’t that title just sound like it belongs in an English gardening magazine? But usually it’s "Ten Top Tomato Tips". Today, however, there’s just one major tip on the agenda, and it relates...
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May 19, 2010
plant of the week
The bearded iris is a common plant and for some, that makes it uninteresting. It is seen as a dowdy, old-fashioned plant. And while it’s dramatic in flower, its flowers fade to squishy brown...
Thumbnail for - Oregon Invasive Weed Awareness Week 2010
May 17, 2010
weeds
This week is Oregon Invasive Weed Awareness Week. What – that doesn’t sound like fun? The intent of this wild publicity stunt (not really) is to increase public knowledge concerning invasive...
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May 17, 2010
Dig
An easy to care for flowering vine, Clematis 'Rooguchi', will add vertical color to your garden.
Thumbnail for - Get Out and Plant Your Veggies!
May 14, 2010
Get Dirty
Yup, it’s time – or darn near time – to start planting your summer vegetable garden. Right now, you can direct-sow carrots, beets, celery, radishes, and greens like lettuce and...
Thumbnail for - Plant Sales, Garden Tours and More
May 12, 2010
upcoming events
This Friday, Saturday and Sunday hold some fantastic garden-related events: you can buy quality native plants, train to identify invasive weeds, tour ten fabulous Naturescaped gardens, and – my...
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May 11, 2010
plant of the week
If you love fragrant plants, try Blanche rock rose (Cistus ‘Blanche’) in your garden. Interestingly, it’s not the flowers that are fragrant – it’s the gorgeous, resinous foliage that gives off...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Porterhowse Farms
May 7, 2010
I recently visited Porterhowse Farms, a small retail nursery – nestled in a surprisingly large arboretum and garden – specializing in conifers and conifer companion plants. Porterhowse Arboretum...
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May 5, 2010
plant of the week
If I ever doubted the hardiness of the Chilean glory vine (Eccremocarpus scaber) before, that doubt has been wiped away by this tough little vine’s luscious, sorbet-red flowers, which appeared...
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May 3, 2010
horticultural ed
The Berry Botanic Garden is closing – but not before it offers a finale of great hikes, tours and classes at reasonable prices, from now to mid-June, when they close their doors. I’ve taken a...
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