By tapping nutrients from bedrock, red alder trees play a key role in healthy forest ecosystems.
The glistening cold of the Willamette Valley's first frost has ushered in the right time to clean up the garden.
Climate, soil, water and chilling all effect which fruit trees will do best on your property. Here's what to consider.
A list of recommended trees and shrubs in Oregon, good for controlling erosion.
Discusses the processes of manganese (Mn) reaction in the soil, Mn movement in plants, Mn function in plants, results of studies of Mn in Oregon nursery fields, and management practices to prevent Mn deficiency in field-grown ...
Describes how to identify signs of nutrient deficiency in shade and ornamental trees. Discusses the most common soil nutrient deficiencies, types of fertilizer, and fertilization techniques. Offers a simple method, based on tree trunk diameter, for determining how much fertilizer to use.
The fearless gardener still has a chance to plant some cold-hardy vegetables to harvest next spring, said Jim Myers, plant breeder and researcher at Oregon State University. But don't dawdle.