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Aug 13, 2010
get dirty
There’s plenty of good stuff to do in the vegetable garden this weekend. Apart from weeding, watering, harvesting (and hopefully eating!), there’s planting. After all, there are salads to be...
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Aug 9, 2010
things to do
The talk I’m suggesting you attend is actually titled "Fanfare of Trumpets," but I look for any excuse to mention "bloomers" – formative years spent watching Monty Python would do it to you,...
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Aug 3, 2010
Get Dirty
Some perennials don’t stand up straight on their own. It’s maddening but true. Many shasta daisies, tall Sedum, Baptisia and a host of other perennials get tipsy as the season progresses –...
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Jul 30, 2010
plant of the week
Flowering maples – members of the genus Abutilon – aren’t easy to categorize. They are perennial, semi-evergreen shrubs, sometimes acting like deciduous perennials, they are climbers, and some...
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Jul 25, 2010
horticultural ed
I try to avoid joining groups and engaging in activities where I have to wait in lines, sit in chairs for hours at a time and dutifully clap between endless rounds of announcements. But late...
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Jul 23, 2010
things to do
There’s a bunch going on in the gardening world, starting tonight. This weekend, Hughes Water Gardens is holding their 8th Annual Waterlily Festival and Invitational Art Show. The artists’...
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Jul 21, 2010
good gardening
First of all, we must remember there really are no bad plants – just plants growing in the wrong places. Okay, with that out of the way… The City of Portland is on a mission to try to control...
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Jul 16, 2010
plant of the week
I’m mad for Salpiglossis this year. And my timing’s impeccable: Salpiglossis are back in fashion and much more richly colored, compact and slinkier than the ones I painstakingly started from...
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Jul 15, 2010
Dig
Kate Bryant's monthly gardening tip for August highlights the Flowering Maple, a beautiful decorative plant equipped to stand up against the cold come winter.
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Jul 8, 2010
things to do
COLOR. Somehow, even weeks after the rain’s stopped, I can’t get enough color. Or sunshine. If, like me, you’re still in recovery from this spring’s gloomy, miserable rain and cold, then boy,...
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