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Thumbnail for - InFARMation at Roots Brewing
Jun 9, 2010
things to do
Interested in the many facets of urban farming? Tonight, June 9, at 6:30, Naomi Montacre from Naomi’s Organic Farm Supply, moderates a panel titled Urban Farming in Portland at Roots Organic...
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Jun 2, 2010
Things To Do
It’s been a couple of years since my last visit out to Heirloom Old Garden Roses. And there’s no better incentive to get me to do something than to mention that there will be wine so I might...
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May 28, 2010
things to do
The Hardy Plant Society of Oregon (HPSO) is a fantastic local horticultural organization that offers free open gardens to members (you get a book with addresses and dates), lectures, classes,...
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May 26, 2010
plant of the week
Who doesn’t have room for a drought-tolerant, forever-blooming, small shrub that comes in all variety of bright, lipsticky colors? Salvia greggii is often hybridized with other closely related...
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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...
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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 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...
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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...
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