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Things to Consider when Starting Your Vegetable Garden

May 2014
What to grow, space needs, time needs, ideal calendar, soil preparation, planting, fertilizing, and watering.


Pacific NW Native Plants by Plant Community

Jun 2014
Useful information about Western Hemlock-Douglas Fir Forest, Prairie, Scrub-Shrub Wetlands, and Mixed Deciduous Forest/Steep Dry Slope.

By Lisa Albert | Article

Landscaping with Roses

May 2007
Selecting roses for landscape use may seem like an impossible task, but with a few key elements in mind, you can select a rose or a group of roses to complement your new or current landscape.

By Barbara McMullen | Article

Pacific Northwest native plants for the woodland garden

Jun 2010
Many people think of shade or woodland gardens when they think of growing native plants. In fact, many woodland plants do very well in garden settings. But careful selection and care is essential to making your woodland garden flourish.

By Linda R. McMahan | Article

Drought-Tolerant Plants for Shade

May 2018
Water-wise gardening conserves water and helps protect the environment. A xeriscape is a “dry scene” that uses very little water, but a water-wise garden includes any style that is designed to conserve water.


Old Garden Roses

May 2007
The category of Old Roses remains one of the most misunderstood and confusing. Nurseries may call a plant an "antique rose" or an "old garden rose," but the rose may not truly be an Old Garden Rose.

By Barbara McMullen | Article