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PLANTWISE

How to Get Rid of Your Lawn

Ditch the grass in favor of garden beds and flowers—without breaking your back

  • 10/01/2013
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GARDENING

Plantwise: Autumn Colors without Trees

How to bring the beauty of fall to your home garden, without the space-hogging branches.

  • 09/03/2013
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PLANTWISE

Garden Inspiration from NYC's High Line

Capture the look of New York City's chic railway garden in your own yard.

  • 08/01/2013
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PLANTWISE

Sunscreen for your Plants

How to xeriscape—or prepare your garden for the hot summer sun

  • 07/01/2013
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GARDENING

Plantwise: Bugs Can Be Your Friends

How to encourage beneficial insects in your garden

  • 06/03/2013
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INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Home and Garden in the May Issue

Domestic dispatches from Portland Monthly's May issue, including big ideas for colorful DIY family style

  • 05/03/2013
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PLANTWISE

Cram Your Way to Spring Gardening Success

Pack in plants for seasonal glory

  • 05/01/2013
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PLANTWISE: PLANT PICKS

Cistus Design's Top Three Winter Flowers 2013

Portland garden designer and plantsman suggests three uncommon and luscious winter flowers for 2013

  • 01/29/2013
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GARDENING

Plantwise: February Foresight

Tips to keep up with the winter gardening load

  • 01/25/2013
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GARDENING

January Plantwise: Keep Your Yard in Shape

Your to-do list for winter garden maintenance

  • 12/20/2012

BREAKING BLOG NEWS

Plantwise Joins At Home

Plantwise finds a new home with the At Home blog, joining writer Kristin Belz

  • 11/26/2012
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GARDENING

December Plantwise: To-Do This Month

Leaves to rake and books to read for December gardening

  • 11/21/2012
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classes

Cooking With Winter Vegetables

What to do with winter vegetables from your garden and market? Food blogger and Slow Foods advocate Katherine Deumling explains

  • 11/02/2012
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Gardening

Cold Greens

Don't forget to eat your weeds.

  • 10/16/2012
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plant swap

Plant Swap at Schoolhouse Electric

Bring some plants, take some home: it's an old-school plant swap at Schoolhouse Electric

  • 10/10/2012
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Plantwise

Fall to the Wall

The cycle of harvest and planting marches on so keep an eye on your gardening to-do list.

  • 09/21/2012
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