Kate Bryant

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Thumbnail for - Gifts for Gardeners, Part II (west side)
Dec 10, 2010
My first post on shopping local (Part I) listed Portland’s east-side garden and plant boutiques – here are west-side garden shops brimming with gifts worthy of any plant lover. All of these...
Thumbnail for - Wanted: One Organically-Grown Christmas Tree
Dec 9, 2010
If you’re seeking a cut tree, there’s some great information on handling and maintaining the freshness of your tree in this article I wrote last winter. It also addresses how to deal with cut...
Thumbnail for - Amazing Discount on Gardening Books
Dec 8, 2010
I got an email from social media coordinator Chani West-Foyle at Timber Press this morning. Timber is publishing my terrarium book collaboration with Amy Bryant-Aiello of Artemisia. Apparently,...
Thumbnail for - Q&A with author Andrea Bellamy
Dec 7, 2010
I really enjoyed Andrea Bellamy’s book, Sugar Snaps and Strawberries on growing edibles and, quite frankly, after reviewing her book , I wanted to meet her. (Of course, by "meet," I mean...
Thumbnail for - Gifts for Gardeners, Part I (east side)
Nov 30, 2010
This year, challenge yourself to give the most local holidays gifts you can manage to your Portland friends and family. That’s pretty easy when it comes to gifts for gardeners. Nearly anything...
Thumbnail for - Sugar Snaps & Strawberries: Simple Solutions for Creating Your Own Small-Space Edible Garden
Nov 29, 2010
If you’re looking for a stylish yet substantial introduction to growing edibles in small spaces, you’re in luck: the perfect book has arrived. Sugar Snaps & Strawberries would make a...
Thumbnail for - Right on Schedule, Winter Weather’s Here
Nov 22, 2010
It is not common for sub-freezing temperatures to hit the Portland Metro area quite so early in the season. Here are some things you can do to help ease any newly-planted or tender plants...
Thumbnail for - Reflections on Narcissus
Nov 19, 2010
Paperwhite narcissus (Narcissus tazetta) are lovely bulbs to "force" for the holidays – they have clusters of intensely fragrant, charming white flowers and, since they don’t require cold...
Thumbnail for - iPhone App for Portland’s Heritage Trees
Nov 17, 2010
One of my fellow Portland Monthly Magazine bloggers just cleverly posted about a new, free iPhone app showing the location and details on all of Portland’s Heritage Trees. If you don’t have an...
Thumbnail for - See? It works!
Nov 16, 2010
’Member a couple of weeks ago when I wrote about ripening unripe, green tomatoes in your basement ? Admittedly, it wasn’t the most stellar year for it – I had to toss half my stash due to mold...
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