Help the bees stay hydrated this summer!

  (Water is Life.) Our summers keep getting hotter every year and just like us humans, most creatures need to stay hydrated to stay alive.  If you already put out a bowl of water for your pets, birds or other wildlife, its easy to adapt these to accommodate our...

Choosing Trees For Your Landscape

Ahhh, Spring has fully sprung, we’ve even had a couple of hot summer-like days already, here in Portland. If you’ve been thinking about getting a tree for your landscape, now is the time to do it. Timing is important because trees planted too close to the dry summer...

Urban Weeds and Why They Matter

Our intern, Rhesa is supplementing her natural landscaping education by attending the series of workshops available by the East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District.  Here is what she learned from their Urban Weeds workshop.    Weeds!! The scourge of...