Gardening Resources

It's such a pleasure to live in a climate in which such as vast array of plants thrive! 

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Backyard Habitat Certification Program

A collaboration between the Oregon Audubon Society and the Colombia Land Trust, this unique program supports urban gardeners in their efforts to create natural backyard habitats. It’s through our collective efforts to revitalize urban landscapes that positive change is made. Together we make our cities a healthier place, for ourselves and for wildlife.

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Great Plant Picks

Great Plant Picks is an educational program committed to building a comprehensive palette of outstanding plants for maritime Pacific Northwest gardens. Great Plant Picks is one of the educational outreach programs for the Elisabeth C. Miller Botanical Garden, providing a forum for sharing horticultural information with the wider gardening community.

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Oregon Flora Project

The mission of the Oregon Flora Project is to serve as the primary steward of Oregon's botanical information, cataloging all the information you could possibly want relating to the native plants of the Pacific Northwest including a photo gallery, rare plant guide, an interactive atlas, and so much more!

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This is the best resource we've found online for garden design inspiration!  A website with DIY garden recipes for every skill level, eGardenGo helps you design like the pros! Its unique tools allow you to focus on foliage, texture, and form to create amazing plant combos that will become the basis of a beautiful garden that will delight you all year long.  It's a garden your pocket!