Gardening Tips

The secret life of soil
A jungle of minute creatures are found in healthy soil.
Make your own potting soil
Typical backyard soil is too compacted and full of weed seeds and not good for starting seedlings.
How to grow a tree on your patio
Grow a tree on your patio or porch
Ponderosa returns to the Willamette Valley
Ponderosa pine growing again in Willamette Valley
Help perennial vegetables survive the winter
Perennial vegetables can survive winter
How to avoid and correct home moisture problems
Avoid and correct home moisture problems
Sword fern is all-around favorite
Sword fern is popular plant
Volunteers invited for Christmas Bird Count
Christmas Bird Counts need volunteers
Gearing Up for Gardening begins Jan. 5
Gearing Up for Gardening series returns
Making real Christmas trees better
Can the real Christmas-tree experience improve?