How to Grow Roses in the Pacific Northwest

Author and distinguished green thumb Nita-Jo Rountree gives us tips for rose gardening in Seattle.


Recipe of the Week: Flank Steak Salad with Rhubarb Vinaigrette

New book Salad Days by local author perfects the springtime salad


Terraria Helps Plants Find a Home

Seattle floral designer amps up greenery with handmade designs at new pop-up shop


In the Garden: Swansons Debuts its Flora Fashions for Fall

Swansons Nursery curates its fall flora line with Autumn Project Month


City People’s Garden Give Away

City People’s (Madison Park, 2939 E Madison St.; 206.324.0737) really wants to help your garden grow. To win a $1,000 gift card from City People’s, individuals or groups just need to submit their Seattle garden projects by August 31st. You will have a full year to use the gift card to buy seeds, starts, soil, tools, fertilizer…


In the Garden: Great Goods & Goings-On

Talk about a perfect summertime blend: a glorious garden setting and a cocktail-making class. This Thursday (7/17), 6-9 p.m., Swansons Nursery (Crown Hill; 9710 15th Ave. NW; 206.782.2543) hosts “Garden to Glass,” featuring a botanical cocktail demo by Amy Pennington of GoGo Green Garden (who also will be signing copies of her latest book, Fresh…


Pot Sale at Ravenna Gardens

!–paging_filter–pNow is a great time to spruce up your outdoor design. (Laboring now means less schlepping later when the sun really shines.)nbsp;/ppPlus, it’s the last weekend ofnbsp;a href=”“Ravenna Gardens/a’ (University Village, 2600 NE University Village; 206.729.7388) strongcontainer sale/strong, where you can save 30 percent off on the latest delivery of outdoor pots. (FYI: Organic veggie…


Seattle Garden Trends: What’s In and What’s Out

Take outgrown habits to the compost heap and refresh your garden with a new approach.


Farmers Markets! Baked Goods! 5 Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day, Seattle Mag Style

Mother’s Day is around the corner and unless you booked those brunch plans weeks ago, you’re likely on the hunt for a surefire way to show Mom some love this weekend. We’ve rounded up five ways to remind her how much we care. Shop at Broadway Farmers Markets This Sunday marks the re-opening of the…