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High Desert Gardening Newsletter

A bi-monthly newsletter specific to gardening in the High Desert region of Central Oregon.


10 low-water perennials that thrive in dry situations

Jul 19, 2019
Think "right plant, right place" when choosing plants and locate them together in like situations.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

5 Cool Bees in Your Garden - Oregon Bee Project

Images and descriptions of bees commonly found in Oregon gardens.

Fact Sheet

Pull weeds as they pop or desired plants will suffer

Jul 12, 2019
Weeds will do a number on other plants as they compete for water and nutrients.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Rev up for another season of harvest by planting now

Jul 5, 2019
Planting some crops now means you'll have some to harvest come fall.

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

Growing from Seed

Presentation on plant propagation and growing plants from seed.


Plain Talk about Soils and Soil Chemistry

Presentation on soil chemistry and related soil topics.

By Linda Brewer, | Presentation

Diagnosing Plant Problems

Questions to ask in diagnosing problems Does a “real” problem exist with the plant? What is the “population” of the plants? How many of the plants are affected? What is the pattern of damage in the...

By Neil Bell, | Article

Plant Identification Presentation

History of Plant Taxonomy, Plant Classification, Scientific Names, Leaf and Flower Characteristics, Dichotomous Keys

By Heather Stoven, | Presentation

Plant Part Diagrams

Diagrams showing plant cells, vegetative parts, and flower parts.

Educational Document