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The Herb Lover's Spa Book
When I picked the book up, the beautiful hard cover had a soft, sensual feel to it.
Get Ready, Get Set, Go! Let the 2015 Garden Season Begin!
What better way to start the season than at one of the best garden show in the region.
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Leucothoe axillaris 'Curly Red'
CURLY RED DOG-HOBBLE
Plant Gallery and Growing Guide — Shrubs
Plant breeder Grant E. Mitsch bred the little cyclamineus daffodil and it is considered one of the best of the American hybrids. It naturalizes well and is suitable for woodland gardens. The Royal Horticulture Society gave it an Award of Garden Merit in 1995.
Over the moon garden ideas: Northwest Flower & Garden Show display garden awards by Debbie Teashon for the Oregonian. "For me, some of my favorite gardens had common plant elements, yet what I loved was how they married the hardscapes with the flora and sometimes fauna, to bring about their interpretation of the romance theme. Any of these designs could change to fulfill a client's plant wishes..."
Evergreen huckleberry is a remarkable evergreen native shrub that is valuable in the Northwest landscape.
From the Archives
Bird Cages and Succulents
Here's a crafty, container DIY that is fun to do. Take a decorative hinged bird cage, line it with moss, plant it with succulents—hang and enjoy. (2013)