Gardening Tips

Learn more about gardening with our Gardening Tips.

Cucumber bitterness explained
Cucurbitacin is cause of cucumber bitter taste
Harvest those veggies!
When garden produce is ready, don't hesitate too long before you harvest. What to look for when harvesting vegetables.
Plants can survive effects of wet, warm weather
There is life after warm, wet weather.
Rhododendrons and azaleas need a strong acidic soil
Check out yellow leaves on rhododendrons and azaleas.
Why vegetables drop blossoms
Blossom drop has many causes.
How to meet the watering needs of growing vegetables
Meeting the watering needs of summer vegetables in Oregon.
How to grow flavor-packed herbs
Don't over-fertilize herbs.
No yard space? Here's how to grow a container vegetable garden
Don't let lack of yard space keep you from growing veggies.
Guides help with managing weeds, insects and plant diseases
Handbooks help manage weeds, insects and plant diseases
Late spring is best time to plant Brussels sprouts
Plant Brussels sprouts in late spring through July