Gardening in the Pacific Northwest

Gardening in the pacific northwest consists of verdant greens and lots of moisture adding up to stunning garden possibilities. The best gardens in the area include dramatic colors and spectacular plants, and we have inspiration and practical tips for you. If you're unsure about when to tackle northwest garden tasks, turn to our month-by-month calendar, where you'll find tips.

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Enjoy a stroll through the Washington state garden of Wendy Burroughs. Her garden reflects her guiding principle: every bed, every border, must have a purpose, a reason for being.
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Though just the size of a suburban yard, the garden of Dolores Cavanah includes everything a gardener could want.
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This Portland, Oregon, garden consists of a collection of distinct "rooms" that invite strolling.
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Emily and Paul Kadzik created this beautiful Washington State garden together.
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These Pacific Northwestern gardeners have created a lush oasis with a decidedly architectural feel.
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This Canadian Japanese-style garden turns spectacular in the fall.
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More Gardening in the Pacific Northwest

Colder weather and continuing rains paint a grim forecast, but in the garden, there's still plenty to do. Craft your to-do list and get busy.
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Spring is here! Savor the warm afternoons by working through this month's gardening to-do list. Don't miss these April gardening tips for the Northwest
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Check out our guide to select the best roses for gardens like yours in the Northwest.
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Add these old-fashioned, low-maintenance perennials to your yard; they're among the easiest you can grow.