2020 BACKYARD PATIO MAKEOVER (Step 5)| Portland, Oregon | Before & After landscaping

My backyard makeover continues. Today’s magic word is “drainage.” With Portland rain a year-round reality, I want to make sure that water doesn’t ever pool on top of the flagstone floor. So before I complete laying the stone, I want to first construct a simple drain system that filters the water away from the ground… Continue reading 2020 BACKYARD PATIO MAKEOVER (Step 5)| Portland, Oregon | Before & After landscaping

RAKUYŌ Bonsai Garden by Andrew Robson (Portland Oregon)

I recently visited RAKUYO-en owned by Andrew Robson in Portland, Oregon. Andrew is an emerging deciduous artist in the US. He completed a 3 year apprenticeship with Michael Hagedorn. He built a deciduous-focused bonsai garden, school, and nursery! Enjoy the quick walk around his garden and beautiful trees! RAKUYO Bonsai: Instagram: —————————– ◆ Support us… Continue reading RAKUYŌ Bonsai Garden by Andrew Robson (Portland Oregon)

Backyard Garden Landscaping before and after | Urban Gardening | Portland Oregon

#jscursions #getupgetoutgetactive Time now to tackle the backyard garden! It’s pretty amazing how a little work can rejuvenate a yard. Join me (and my chickens) as we do a couple of transplanting and giving the backyard a bit of a makeover. Along with that, I show you a tip or 2 (that work for me)… Continue reading Backyard Garden Landscaping before and after | Urban Gardening | Portland Oregon