If you have trouble getting other green beans to germinate in early May because of cold soil, try planting a patch of scarlet runner beans first before your pole and bush green beans.
Be on the lookout for prickly Paterson's Curse in wildflower seed mixes.
Gorgeous yellow iris Is ecological threat to PNW wetlands
Oregon is the first state to list invasive non-native grass called false brome as a noxious weed.
Butterfly bush, or Buddleia, can be a very aggressive non-native plant that, in certain situations, can overtake native vegetation. Take care to cut blossoms off in the fall.
Asparagus, beets, carrots and summer squash are some of the vegetables you can grow along the coast. Learn what to watch out for in a region known for cooler temperatures.