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Perfect Peonies

Perfect Peonies Tips Ideas!, garden design, gardening, gardening with flowers, tips for growing great peonies

How to create a Mediterranean-style herb garden

Treat yourself to herb essentials, from garden to table

a lovely, tapestry mix of herbs: (thymes, chives, lavender, culinary sage) and phlomis. these are quite drought tolerant

15 Outdoor Plants That Are Impossible to Kill | With summer in full swing, it’s hard not to admire the yards and gardens around town that are filled with greenery and colorful blooms. If you’ve always assumed that your yard was too dry, too shady, or that the soil was too sandy to support such beautiful plants—guess again. In fact, these common problems may just inspire you to get more creative with your plant picks.

15 Impossible-to-Kill Outdoor Plants

With summer in full swing, it’s hard not to admire the yards and gardens around town that are filled with greenery and colorful blooms.

How to find native milkweed seeds for your garden

Oregon Milkweed Project founder says 'even a plant or two' helps monarchs

Showy Milkweed for Monarchs (Asclepias speciosa) 100 Certified Pure Live Seed, True Native seed

How to care for and display air plants

How to care for and display air plants in the home: The Pecks (photos)

With a minimal amount of effort -- and no dirt -- air plants can bring brightness and beauty into any home, even in the dead of winter.

Monarch butterfly decline: "It would be a mistake to think planting milkweed alone will solve this problem," said Anurag Agrawal, Cornell University professor of ecology and evolutionary biology and senior author on the new paper published in the journal Oikos.

Monarch butterflies need more than milkweed, says new study (photos, video)

Tips for growing beautiful roses http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/2016/05/fort_vancouver_rose_society_ju.html

5 tips for growing roses: Fort Vancouver Rose Society (photos)

Tips for growing beautiful roses http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/2016/05/fort_vancouver_rose_society_ju.html

Time to plant spring onions

5 best onion varieties to plant in Oregon: Psst! Do it now

March and April are prime times to get onions in the ground to harvest big, beautiful bulbs this summer, says Jim Myers, a plant breeder at Oregon State University.

Grow a 'living wall'

Garden book bites: 'Growing a Living Wall' (photos)

Grow a 'living wall'

Grow your own food this summer #urbanfarming

5 tips to farm your yard: Plant now for summer (photos)

Ian Wilson is a patient organic farmer who started Portland Edible Gardens, which takes people from bare, heavy clay soil with dandelions to urban farm status.

Pollinator gardening

Book review: 'Gardening for Butterflies' by the Xerces Society

ON THE RADAR: Gardening for Butterflies: How You Can Attract and Protect Beautiful, Beneficial Insects: The Xerces Society

After reading 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' by Eric Carle, Southeast Portland resident Roxy Crunchie, 9, became passionate about improving the plight of monarchs and other pollinators in the Pacific Northwest.

Children's book inspires young Portlander's quest to save monarchs

After reading 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' by Eric Carle, Southeast Portland resident Roxy Crunchie, became passionate about improving the plight of monarchs and other pollinators in the Pacific Northwest.

How you know when a pear is ready for harvest http://www.oregonlive.com/hg/index.ssf/2016/07/prune_trees_pear_osu.html

4 ways to know a pear is ready to be picked and other gardening tips

Pears should be harvested when fully formed, but not ripe. Most years that time is early August for Bartletts, but this year everything seems to be early, so it's important to watch your pears for when they are mature, says OSU master gardeners

Establishing butterfly waystations filled with milkweed and other nectar-rich plants could help the struggling butterflies.

Monarch butterflies need more than milkweed, says new study (photos, video)

How to grow culinary lavender and other edible flowers

Plant culinary lavender and other edible flowers

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