A Plunge into Pungent Alliums

As pumpkins appear on porches, carved into grins, think about warding off vampires – but not by hanging a necklace of garlic across your shoulders. It would be better to spike some cloves into the ground....

Ripe Opportunity

As the summer sun beats down, sow seeds for fall crops....

Portland’s Public Gardens Grow

The City of Portland reached its goal of creating 1,000 new garden plots - many in underserved neighborhoods - at the end of 2012. Dig in!...

Seeds or Starts?

Every spring, gardeners face a quandary: Should they buy seeds or garden starts? Master Gardener Tim Lanfri shares his advice....

Edible Seasonals: Pea Shoots

A Chinese delicacy for centuries, pea shoots are getting their due appreciation stateside for being incredibly tasty....