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Thumbnail for - Hot Summer Bloomers
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...
Thumbnail for - Waterlily Festival, Tour de Coops, Chicken Class and 40% Off Plants!
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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Jul 7, 2010
plant of the week
Early July is the height of the lavender flowering season – the perfect time to learn about the many different lavender types. Lavender is a plant of many virtues. It’s a beautiful evergreen...
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