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Oct 28, 2009
Plants to love
The other day, I compared the Chinese paperbush (Edgeworthia chrysantha) to the tropical Plumeria. And what’s the first thing I see when I get off the plane at the Honolulu airport? A Plumeria,...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Baby, It’s Getting Cold Outside
Oct 27, 2009
The past few chilly nights in Portland have clearly signaled the changing season. The leaves are turning brilliant and starting to carpet the ground. The ground is damp, our breath is a little...
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Oct 18, 2009
Vege Garden Project
Garlic is an essential ingredient in the kitchen and one that is easy to grow in our region. Garlic (the plant) just needs a sunny spot in the garden; rich, well-drained soil; and moderate...
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Oct 8, 2009
Garden Projects
It’s October and that means it’s time to plant spring-flowering bulbs. Purple crocus, sunny yellow miniature daffodils (Narcissus), elegant blue iris, and other bulbs, both exotic and prosaic,...
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Oct 2, 2009
Upcoming Plant Events
{% display:image for:post image:1 align:center width:570 %} Every fall, the Home Orchard Society holds its All About Fruit show. If you have fruit trees – or are considering planting some –...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Garden and Plant Delights
Sep 28, 2009
I’m fresh back from Raleigh, North Carolina where I attended the annual Garden Writers Association Symposium. My last post described some of our pre-conference plant geekery. But there was one more...
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Sep 23, 2009
A few days ago, I joined up with three fervent plant nerds for a horticultural romp in the Raleigh, NC area. My plant-loving compadres were Dan Heims (President of wholesaler Terra Nova Nurseries...
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Sep 15, 2009
Upcoming Plant Events
It’s been a busy few weeks in Portland’s plant world – there has been an endless round of fundraiser dinners, garden tours, and plant sales. But of them all, the Hardy Plant Society of Oregon...
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Sep 11, 2009
HABITAT
The stereotypical beach rental with kitschy seashell art and 1960s blankets gets a modern makeover from two designers.
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Sep 9, 2009
Upcoming Plant Events
Interested in climate change, overpopulation, sustainable living, and allied issues? Why then, you might like to know about The Muddy Boot Organic Festival this weekend. I haven’t been to it (this...
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