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Thumbnail for - 2013 Tomato Tasting Festival
Sep 5, 2013
OUT AND ABOUT
Dennis' Seven Dees 9th annual free Tomato Tasting Festival will showcase over 50 varieties—plus expert advice for next year's growing season.
Thumbnail for - Memorial Day Sale at Mostly Medicinals
May 21, 2013
OUT AND ABOUT
Find unusual herbs, medicinal plants and natives at this niche nursery's sale this Saturday
Thumbnail for - Xera Plants To Unveil New Retail Digs
May 6, 2013
OUT AND ABOUT
This June, the hip plant wholesaler is putting down retail roots on the edge of inner SE Portland's Industrial District.
Thumbnail for - Gifts for Gardeners, Part II (west side)
Dec 10, 2010
gifts for gardeners
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 - Gifts for Gardeners, Part I (east side)
Nov 30, 2010
gifts for gardeners
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 - Ferguson’s Fragrant Garden Nursery and Heirloom Garden Roses
Sep 13, 2010
profile: good businesses
Ferguson’s Fragrant Garden Nursery display garden I was out in the Aurora/Donald/St. Paul area for work this weekend and decided to poke around a bit afterwards. Turns out it...
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May 7, 2010
garden tours
Acrocona Norway spruce (Picea abies ‘Acrocona’) with gorgeous hot pinky-purple new cones I recently visited Porterhowse Farms, a small retail nursery – nestled in a surprisingly...
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Feb 26, 2010
plant files
A particularly lovely Hellebore at Honeyhill Farms Nursery (photo taken while lying in path looking up!) Hellebores produce some of the most treasured flowers of winter and...
Thumbnail for - Well Hello, Sweet Pea!
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 17, 2010
plant files
I spied these unusual air plants (Tillandsia ) at the Seattle garden show and made a bee-line for them. Turns out the grower, Owens Gardens from Monroe, WA was at Portland’s Yard, Garden &...
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