Monthly Archives: April 2014


Find that receipt!  …or, go buy that tree and get it in the ground! Did you know the City of Portland Bureau of Environmental Services will credit your water/sewer bill for up to half the purchase price of a tree … Continue reading

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April 2014 Belated Bloom Day and Foliage Follow Up

I missed garden blogger’s Bloom Day yesterday, but you’ll forgive me because any Portland gardener looking for this fabulous ‘Sonoma’ dove tree, Davidia involucrata, can now go pick one up at Thicket today!  You might not even have to duke … Continue reading

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How to break the news?

This morning while the kids were all at school, I took the dog for a walk.  It’s warm and mild, and trees are bursting with leaves and blooms.  Suddenly at a familiar corner I was jolted by this discovery. This … Continue reading

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