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Gardening is a Learning Experience

As I set forth with my new gardening experience close to the Oregon Coast I quickly realized my plan would need to change. The area I thought was morning sun and afternoon shade, perfect for Corydalis and Heuchera was actually full sun for most of the day! For this area under the stairs, I am… Read More »

Gardening IS an Adventure!

After 26 years of gardening in the Willamette Valley, I have the opportunity to build a new garden close to the Oregon Coast. Two years ago, my husband and I bought a little piece of heaven along the Siletz River just south of Lincoln City, OR. Being close to the ocean (as the crow flies… Read More »

Tucking in for a Long Winter Nap

With Thanksgiving come and gone it is time to finish up tucking in your garden for the winter. Here in the Pacific Northwest our temperatures dipped into an early freeze but, now the rains have returned there are a few tasks your garden will benefit from in the coming growing season. Clean up…rake up those… Read More »