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Vynaeve

Vynaeve's Back yard Garden Shade patch garden

Garden Type: Backyard | Sun: Partial Sun | Soil: Clay | Established: 2018

  • Sam's Pie garden

    Pie garden

    Salmon Creek, Washington, United States Salmon Creek, Washington, United States USDA 8a

  • crumj's Vegetable garden

    Vegetable garden

    I grow most of my vegetables in eight 4×8 raised beds on the west side of my home. The soil is a blended soil mix that we purchased about 10 years ago, because the site had heavy clay soil. In addition to the raised beds, I have an approxim...

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States USDA 8

  • crumj's Greenhouse garden

    Greenhouse garden

    I have an 8×16 foot greenhouse that houses my citrus collection and some other tender plants during the cold months. I heat it with a small portable heater, trying to keep it above freezing at all times.

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States USDA 8

  • grrlpup's The Planting Strip Out Front garden

    The Planting Strip Out Front garden

    My wife’s parents helped us put in this herb (plus rhubarb) garden. I’ve always wanted a big rosemary bush in front of my house, and this one’s proving nice and vigorous.. We get two or three cuttings a season from the rhubarb.

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States USDA 9

  • crumj's Cottage garden

    Cottage garden

    My front and side gardens are a hodgepodge of trees, shrubs, perennials, annuals, and even some edibles. The foundation planting is on the north side of the house so very shady. It contains several mature rhododendrons, an azalea, a lacecap hydr...

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States USDA 8

  • cafemama's boy's sandbox garden

    boy's sandbox garden

    the boys have a big 6′×6′ sandbox in the back of our garden, and the north and south edges of that have been designated as “their” garden. it’s a little hard to find great plantings, as the soil is pretty terribl...

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's monkey house backyard garden

    monkey house backyard garden

    it’s a lumpy yard with a a border around it – and one kinda raised bed around a nice little tree. figs spill over from the neighbor yard and in late fall chestnuts carpet the entire yard in spiny little pods.

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's window box  garden

    window box garden

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's edible garden

    edible garden

    on the side of our house we have a raised bed garden plot – full sun. the previous house owners had prolific strawberries, and some fine veggies. the husbot and i want to go the herb route and are currently debating the fate of the strawb...

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's Frontyard  garden

    Frontyard garden

    we have a nice little front yard plot with a pear tree, a maple, and assorted flowers around the borders.

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's Windowsill Seed Starting garden

    Windowsill Seed Starting garden

    our dining room is all windows. i’m starting a few seedlings, with very high hopes.

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States USDA 8

  • semaphoria's front porch container garden

    front porch container garden

    portland, oregon, United States portland, oregon, United States

  • grrlpup's office desktop garden

    office desktop garden

    I work in a cubicle with 100 percent fluorescent light. My jade plant is tucked up under the bulb, and the light is on 10 hours per day, four or five days per week. I water about once a week. I bought the plant about six months ago at Safeway, and...

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States

  • domestic's Veggie garden

    Veggie garden

    90 little squares in an emerging square foot garden.

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • domestic's Backyard garden

    Backyard garden

    it’s a mess…

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • chezlarenzo's Vegetable garden

    Vegetable garden

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • chezlarenzo's Backyard garden

    Backyard garden

    The vast empty backyard was one of the things I loved about this house. Not actually vast, but huge to me. Aside from one really tragic lilac that we immediately ripped out, and a sturdy but unattractive hedge, there were no plants at all back t...

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • chezlarenzo's Frontyard garden

    Frontyard garden

    The front yard garden had more undesirable plants in it when we moved in, but also had an actual bed already dug, which I appreciate. I ripped out some really appalling shrubs that had been very poorly placed, but I had to leave some Pieris that ...

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • chezlarenzo's Indoor garden

    Indoor garden

    Just a few herbs and houseplants.

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States

  • chezlarenzo's El jardín de los muertos garden

    El jardín de los muertos garden

    I totally stole this idea from Spidra, I hope you don’t mind! This is where I pay my respects to the ones who didn’t make it out.

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

  • grrlpup's Juglone Jungle garden

    Juglone Jungle garden

    Across from The Planting Strip Out Front lies a similar space, shaded by the huge walnut tree. Recently I found out that walnut leaves contain juglone, a substance toxic to many plants. Coral bells have survived there, but the horseradish that sho...

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States USDA 9

  • JeanAnnVK's The Back 40 garden

    The Back 40 garden

    This garden is located at the back of my property. I have a mini orchard, berries, grapes and several veggie beds.

    Portland, United States Portland, United States USDA 8

  • jesse's Kitchen Garden garden

    Kitchen Garden garden

    Two raised vegetable beds, right by the kitchen’s back door. Some inherited herbs (mint, thyme) and other plantings (onions, chives), but mostly a blank slate that I want to fill with tomatoes and other yummy plants, Square Foot Gardening st...

    Portland, Oregon, United States Portland, Oregon, United States

  • salmagundia's Vegetable garden

    Vegetable garden

    Portland, United States Portland, United States

  • domestic's Frontyard garden

    Frontyard garden

    So many shrubs, so little idea what they are.

    Portland, OR, United States Portland, OR, United States USDA 8

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