Urban Gardening

Purple flowers. Metro Area Master Gardeners

We provide relevant, research-based education and outreach to the public of Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties about horticulture and household pests.

Man with roses Extension Gardening Resources

Extension resources for the metro gardener.

Colorful flowers. Organic Gardening

Organic gardening in the Portland metropolitan area.  

Potted plant Container Gardening


Colorful bell peppers. OSU Horticulture

Ecosystem services is the provision of clean air, water, pollination, natural resources, and beauty for the planet. 


Metro Gardening Organizations

Check out local gardening organizations in the PDX metro area!


Raspberries. OSU/PSU Learning Gardens Laboratory - Portland

OSU Extension and PSU are partners in  the 12.8 acre LGL in SE Portland to expand teaching and learning opportunities about sustainable gardening  for school children, teachers, community volunteers, and the like.

Portland Metro Regional Community Gardens

A comprehensive directory of community gardens in the Portland region. This directory is intended both as an information resource for the community and as a research tool that will allow us to track changes in community gardens over time.