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In Favor of Houseplants

In Favor of Houseplants

"Besides the fact that indoor plants remove harmful toxins from our homes, they also serve a myriad of other mental and physical benefits..."

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Self-Care Faves

Self-Care Faves

"It sometimes surprises customers when they discover that we also carry an amazing selection of gifts, self-care items and homegoods..."

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Planting Fall Bulbs

Planting Fall Bulbs

"There is no need to wait for the Tulip festival each year when you have one in your own backyard!"

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Planting in the Fall: What to Plant and What Tools to Use for Success

Planting in the Fall: What to Plant and What Tools to Use for Success

"Plant bulbs in the fall to get flowers in the spring! We have Adjustable Bulb Planters and Hori-Hori Knives available to help get them in the ground..." 

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Learning to Categorize Native Bees... Before you Monitor them in your Backyard!

Learning to Categorize Native Bees... Before you Monitor them in your Backyard!

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Strategies for Encouraging Pollinators in your Garden

Strategies for Encouraging Pollinators in your Garden

"Everything from beautiful annual and perennial flowers, blooming shrubs and the majority of fruits and vegetables that thrive in Portland are dependent upon insects for pollination..."

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Plugging in to the Powerhouse Pollinator Network: How your garden can help support native bees in Oregon

Plugging in to the Powerhouse Pollinator Network: How your garden can help support native bees in Oregon

"As informed gardeners it is our responsibility to think critically about how we can support these native bees. We need them if we want to continue to see diversity in our gardens..."

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Interview the Gardener: Andrew Crossman

Interview the Gardener: Andrew Crossman

“Practice crop rotation in your vegetable beds. You will replenish the

nutrients of your soil..."

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