Edible Plants Make the Best Gardens

Design garden spaces with your taste buds in mind!

What’s eating the edges of my Rhododendron?!

Noticing notched leaves on your Rhododendrons but can’t pinpoint the culprit? Most likely it is the sneaky Root Weevil…

Exciting Plants for the Dead of Winter

The fourth season can feel like the doldrums. These shrubs can keep the garden alive through winter.

3 Beautiful Lawn Trees With Intriguing Foliage

Foliage that is uncommon but fantastic: these unique trees should be in more Northwest homes.

Fall Favorite — Arbutus unedo ‘Compacta’

A favorite plant for all seasons, Arbutus unedo ‘Compacta’

Smart Watering: “Cycle n’ Soaking”

“Cycle and Soaking” is a technique for minimizing water usage while keeping your lawn green during our dry season and developing deeper root systems.

Lower your water bill, part 1

Add compost to your lawn and save water!

Finding Mycorrhizae in our Worm Castings (updated video link)

Mycorrhizal Fungi… The amazing microscopic building block under our feet!

Plants to Pull Over and Admire! January: Redtwig Dogwood

Add some spark to your winter garden: Redtwig Dogwoods