Monthly Archives: February 2014

Tomatoes 2014

The snow days were a nice time for spring garden planning and I’ve got my list of tomatoes ready! These varieties will be available in limited quantities by advance order – email me or leave a comment by April 15th … Continue reading

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Build Habitat in Your Own Backyard

Here’s an article I wrote for the spring issue of Overlook Views, my neighborhood newsletter. Nikkie West of the Audubon Society of Portland contributed. Every yard matters. What is yours doing for urban wildlife? With spring planting season just around … Continue reading

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Ice is slowly melting..

  The ice storm left a heavy coating on the seed heads of this Morning Light maiden grass and every other thing. It dripped off during the afternoon but more freezing rain is expected. I hope our urban canopy isn’t … Continue reading

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Building backyard, and front yard, habitats!

This winter I’ve been part of a wonderful series of workshops and meetings as part of the Audubon Society of Portland and the Columbia Land Trust’s Backyard Habitat Certification Program and am proud to be listed in their directory of … Continue reading

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