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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...
Thumbnail for - Tulip Fest!
Mar 29, 2010
upcoming events
I wanted to roll around in this field of glowy, sunshiny Tulip ‘Candela’, but it was too muddy. Fie! I settled for a bouquet. I love getting out of town. After many years of...
Thumbnail for - It’s Spudtacular!
Mar 19, 2010
upcoming events
Oh my goodness – I love this idea! I recently got a press release from Livingscapes Nursery about an event they’re holding this weekend:   SPUDTACULAR! This Saturday March 20, 10 – 5 WHAT:...
Thumbnail for - Festival of Fragrance
Mar 17, 2010
upcoming events
This weekend, the Portland Classical Chinese Garden begins a two-week celebration, now dubbed the Festival of Fragrance, with a plant sale and Camellia display from the Oregon Camellia Society...
Thumbnail for - Bishop’s Close Garden
Mar 9, 2010
places to go
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...
Thumbnail for - Yard, Garden & Patio Show Redux
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...
Thumbnail for - Seattle Flower Show Rundown
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...
Thumbnail for - The Gorge in Winter
Dec 28, 2009
plants in winter
For the holidays this year, I got out of town – and into the woods. A friend offered the gift of her lakeside cabin for a week. It was incredibly quiet and peaceful – perfect for reading books...
Thumbnail for - The Australian Garden
Nov 28, 2009
More Garden Visits
I am not often completely dazzled by public gardens, but this extraordinary Australian garden and its attendant buildings, art and hardscaping knocked my socks off. Developed over the past...
Thumbnail for - Adelaide Botanic Garden
Nov 24, 2009
Garden Visits
Like most Australian cities, Adelaide has several botanical gardens dotted around the city. I visited two during my short visit to that city. The larger one was the Adelaide Botanic...
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