"Hi Portland Gardeners-
It's been a month since I first posted my interest in a plant swap - and with the cooperating weather lately, perhaps now is a better time to ask.
So, if anyone would be interested in a plant swap, I could arrange the…"
"With Spring planting season about to start, would anyone be interested in a plant swap meet?
I've got a bunch of plants that I no long want, that are healthy and that need a new home. I would love to trade for something.
"There are many, many plants you could select from that would meet your needs and thrive. Here are some old reliables I turn to again and again:
-Dicentra spectabilis 'Gold Heart', Old Fashioned Bleeding Heart
"I don't think late June is too late, but much of the certainty will reside with the weather. If it is still cool and wet, then by all means plant away. If it is cool and sunny, plant and pay close attention moisture in the…"
I'm looking for some of this plant, but have failed to locate any local nurseries who are currently carrying it (as of May 1). Of course I haven't checked with all of them, so...Anyone know of a local source? Thanks!See More
I may be really, really tired of the rain, but it has had tremendous benefit for my garden this year. Just a boon to growth. Plants that I thought I might even replace are looking good and getting much larger. Here's a photo of some:The rest of the Alameda and surrounding neighborhoods also look good. Some good spots and gardens I've seen include NE Alameda St between 26th & 28th, NE 29th & Dunckley, NE 38th & Wistaria. Here are images of a couple of those too.and...So who else…See More
"Hi Fellow Gardeners,
With a few new members recently, I thought it would be worthwhile posting this again...I'm looking for some black mondo grass that anyone would be willing to part with. I even have some things I could trade for it:…"
Join us for a morning filled with fun activities and giveaways. You’ll have a chance to meet your local health and wellness advocates and participate in games such as ‘Guess Your Muscle Asymmetry’ and ‘Test Your Strength’! This family-friendly activity will have multiple raffles including prizes for yoga, barre and indoor cycling from your favorite studios.See More
Led by Emmy Award-winning choreographers Jamey Hampton & Ashley Roland, BodyVox is known for its visual virtuosity, distinctive wit, and unique ability to combine dance, theater, and film. Elk Cove and our sister winery Pike Road are proud supporters of BodyVox and Elk Cove founder Joe Campbell sits on the dance company’s board of directors. This year we are bringing BodyVox into the vineyard with an outdoor performance – bring your picnic! Saturday, June 306 – 8 pmTickets: $30 …See More
Come to Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar June 20 for Nerd Communion, where Portland’s premier award-winning nerdy podcast, Geek in the City, will host a wine tasting and record a live episode of the podcast at 7:00 pm! Just $30 to taste nine wines--three paired to Aaron Duran—also local writer of the La Brujeria comic book series and Welcome to Grizzlydale YA novels—Kaebel Hashitani—who perfectly portrayed Sulu in Portland’s late, lamented Trek in the Park—and Denise Espinoza—an inspiring…See More
Art Co-operative Artistic Portland will pay homage to the two rivers that flow through Portland by celebrating their beaches at the First Thursday Art Walk on July 5 between 4-6 p.m. Outdoor landscapes will come indoors as local artists are inspired by the Willamette and Columbia rivers in the Portland area. Many of the member artists will be present to talk about their latest works and will encourage visitors to express their own creativity by painting a ceramic bisque-fired bowl. Sponsor…See More
Join the PDX Guild of Geeks (the fantastic nerdy non-profit formerly known as PDX Browncoats) for a wine pairing fundraiser from 7:00 to 10:00 pm on Thursday, June 14th at Pairings Portland. We'll be raising our glasses to celebrate LGBTQA+ characters in science fiction and fantasy in honor of Basic Rights Oregon's Racial Justice program. We’ll be pairing wines to five of our favorite LGBTQA+ characters,…See More
Dharma Talk and Panel Discussion on the Theme of Growing in GratitudeWorkshopsActivities for ChildrenTabling by Buddhist CommunitiesBuddhist Peace Fellowship, Portland is proud to host the 15th Annual Buddhist Festival in the Park on Saturday, June 2, with the theme "Growing in Gratitude." Gary Sanders, a teacher at Portland Insight Meditation Community, will give the keynote Dharma talk. He is excited about the theme of gratitude. He loves doing gratitude practices as a part of the practice…See More