Kate Bryant

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Mar 16, 2010
The beauty of the Western wake-robin
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Mar 14, 2010
If there’s anything a sluggish economy does, it’s make people crafty. By crafty, I mean arts-and-craftsy. Take the Portland Chicken Shirt phenomenon. A couple of years ago, two women running a...
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Mar 9, 2010
Magnolia sargentiana var rubra The Bishop’s Close (Elk Rock Gardens) in the Dunthorpe neighborhood is one of the city’s best kept secrets. The garden and house – once in private...
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Mar 6, 2010
Out with invasives! I may love my unusual white-flowered, cream-variegated honesty plant (aka, money plant, known to botanists as Lunaria annua Variegata Alba) but I’d hate to...
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Mar 3, 2010
I recently received a review copy of Grocery Gardening, a hands-on guide to growing and enjoying fresh garden produce. Portland author Jean Ann Van Krevelen wrote the book to help readers get...
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Feb 20, 2010
Wise old salts say you should plant your sweet peas – and edible peas, while you’re at it – around Presidents’ Day in our region. But there are still many good weeks of planting time. It’s just...
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Feb 14, 2010
One of the Cracked Pots artists made some lovely metal animals In case you didn’t make it, the Portland Yard, Garden & Patio Show was a lot of fun this year. We’ll have the...
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Feb 9, 2010
I’m not usually one to rave about garden shows. In fact, I’ve been a bit garden show-shy in recent years. In a previous post, I had a had a mini-rant about my frustration with the typical,...
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Feb 6, 2010
Seattle garden shop Ravenna Gardens created this display titled ‘Urban Nest’ I had a fleeting but action-packed trip North to the Northwest Flower & Garden Show in Seattle on...
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Feb 3, 2010
Naomi’s Organic Farm Supply store, now open for business Ten years ago, when I first kept chickens, there were few places in Portland to buy supplies. Driving out to Foster Feed...
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