A practical guide to gardening in Oregon, featuring vegetable varieties, planting dates, insect control, soil preparation, and more.
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Using sustainable and research-based techniques, learn how to grow your own vegetables, connect with other gardeners, or use Ask an Expert to seek gardening advice. Watch a video about the OSU Master Gardener program in Newport, Oregon.
Turn the compost pile and protect from heavy rains, if necessary.
Monitor houseplants for adequate water and fertilizer. Water and fertilizer requirements generally are less in winter.
Check stored flower bulbs, fresh vegetables, and fruits for rot and fungus problems. Discard any showing signs of rot.
View the December garden calendar...
Learn the art and science of growing and caring for plants, and even become a Master Gardener, through this two-option online course.
Plant an economical and environmentally friendly and garden with the help of the WaterWise Gardening online course series.
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