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Thumbnail for - Know and Grow Portland Natives
Aug 4, 2013
PLANT THIS NOW
Why plant PNW natives? Sure they're pretty, but they also offer invaluable habitat, a sense of place and connection with the surrounding environment
Thumbnail for - Five Reasons to Love Twiggy Dogwoods
Oct 24, 2012
plant this!
Five great reasons to grow this stunningly beautiful native plant
Thumbnail for - Portland Audubon Native Plant Sale
May 9, 2011
upcoming events
Portland Audubon is holding its annual Native Plant Sale this weekend, Saturday May 14 and Sunday May 15, 2011 from 10 am to 4 pm. Over 100 species of Oregon wildflowers, shrubs, and trees will...
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Jul 18, 2010
garden tours
Last weekend’s ANLD garden tour included a garden that really captured my interest and my heart. The garden’s husband-and-wife creators – Marina Wynton, artist/landscape and interior...
Thumbnail for - Plant Sales, Garden Tours and More
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...
Thumbnail for - Ceanothus thyrsiflorus ‘Oregon Mist’
Apr 28, 2010
plant of the week
If you love blue flowers, look no further than Ceanothus – absolutely no shrub rivals it for vibrant blue color saturation. Also known as California wild lilac – but called Ceanothus...
Thumbnail for - Native Plant Sale & Green Gardening Fair
Apr 9, 2010
garden events
TUALATIN HILLS PARK & RECREATION DISTRICT is sponsoring the Green Gardening Fair and Native Plant Sale. When: Saturday, April 10, 10 am – 2 pm Where: Tualatin Hills Nature Park Interpretive...
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Dec 11, 2009
The ground may still be rock-hard and cold but all is not lost. This morning, I noticed plenty of lovely hellebores that are frozen solid but by no means dead – just hanging on until the the...
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Oct 2, 2009
Upcoming Plant Events
{% display:image for:post image:1 align:center width:570 %} Every fall, the Home Orchard Society holds its All About Fruit show. If you have fruit trees – or are considering planting some –...