Plants Make Life Better

Want to improve your quality of life? Get your hands dirty and plant something. That’s right, putting trees, flowers or shrubs in the ground doesn’t just provide you with beauty and shade, it can also improve your property value, lower your energy costs, clean the air and water—even lower your heart rate.

LATEST ADVICE FROM GARDENING EXPERTS

Maintaining a moss-free roof takes some effort

In the moist Pacific Northwest, moss on roofs is inevitable. The ubiquitous plant clings to shingles, causing damage that can ...
Read More
/

Home Orchard Society Annual Fruit Propagation Fair

Date/Time Sunday, March 15 - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Location Clackamas County Fairgrounds Main Pavilion 694 NE 4th Ave ...
Read More
/

Time to perform winter maintenance on apple trees

From newly minted gardeners to avid urban farmers, everyone with a patch of land wants to grow an apple tree ...
Read More
/

Save some bucks by gardening frugally

Any time of year is a good time to start a budget, so why not now? You haven’t forgotten those ...
Read More
/

Study shows some urban gardens contain too much organic matter

If you're a gardener, you've heard it a thousand times: Add compost to improve the soil, feed the microbes that ...
Read More
/

Set seeds on the right path with homemade planting medium

While you’re battling the winter blues, make your own seed-starting mix and plan for the gardening days ahead. Home gardeners ...
Read More
/

FIND YOUR INSPIRATION

Explore Oregon’s Public Gardens

In a state as green as Oregon, you don’t have to venture far to find many amazing public gardens. Visit Oregon’s public gardens and find your inspiration!

Get your FREE Map

Order your FREE Retail Nurseries and Garden Center Guide! Our beautiful, full-color map shows the locations of OAN-member retail nurseries in Oregon & Southwest Washington.

Plants Make Life Better

Plants make life better! Research has proven that plants benefit all of us in many ways — some obvious, and some not so obvious. What benefits? Check out these flyers and see.

DON’T JUST STAND THERE … PLANT SOMETHING!

Find your new favorite garden center, specialty nursery or landscape professional.

PSOSlide2
PSOSlide1
PSOSlide3
PSOSlide5
PSOSlide4

Scroll to top