Hint #5 – How big will my plant be at maturity?
Gardening / GettingToKnowClarkCounty / Hint / Naturescaping

Hint #5 – How big will my plant be at maturity?

The plant information tags at nurseries, list the size of trees and shrubs at 10 years old.  To insure you allow healthy space in your garden, do further research to find the actual size at maturity. Plants in the Pacific Northwest may grow 15 to 20% larger than other areas! For instance, the Western Sword … Continue reading

HINT #4 – U-Pick farms in our area – what they sell and how to find ’em!
Farm Stand / Food / GettingToKnowClarkCounty / Hint / U-pick

HINT #4 – U-Pick farms in our area – what they sell and how to find ’em!

Did you know there are places in Clark County (and in the surrounding the Portland/Vancouver area) where you can pick your own (also called “U-Pick“) fresh fruits and vegetables at the farm yourself? YES! Some farms offer both U-pick or They-pick produce.  (They-pick will cost a bit more.) Not all farms are open year round.  … Continue reading

Potluck – Aug 22, 2018, NOON, Wednesday! (early)
Become-A-Member / Club Events / Philanthropy / Potluck / Speakers

Potluck – Aug 22, 2018, NOON, Wednesday! (early)

The Community Garden Club of Camas/Washougal is having a Summer Picnic POTLUCK (minus the yellow jackets ’cause this picnic is inside) August 22, 2018, noon.  We hope you can join us! The board will bring:  hot dogs, potato salad, 4th of July beans, cole slaw, apple pie, deviled eggs, lemonade and ice water.  The usual … Continue reading

“Art in the Garden” & “Composting OPEN HOUSE” – July 8, 10am-4pm, Wildlife Botanical Gardens, Brush Prairie
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“Art in the Garden” & “Composting OPEN HOUSE” – July 8, 10am-4pm, Wildlife Botanical Gardens, Brush Prairie

“Art in the Garden” July 8, Sunday, 10am-4pm. FREE parking and entry! 22 ARTISTS!  LIVE MUSIC! Self tour the gardens and meet the gardeners. Get your composting questions answered at the Master Composter Recyclers OPEN HOUSE in the compost demo site. West of the CASEE high school at 11000 NE 149th St., Brush Prairie, WA … Continue reading

Its a potluck! May 23, 1pm.  (Please arrive by 12:30 for setup!)
Become-A-Member / Monthly Meeting / Past Club Events / Potluck

Its a potluck! May 23, 1pm. (Please arrive by 12:30 for setup!)

This is the Community Garden Club of Camas/Washougal‘s  last “general meeting” before we go on our annual summer “hiatus” during June and July. (No speaker.) Please bring your favorite potluck dish or beverage – main entree, vegetables, fruit, casserole, soup, dessert, rolls, cheese.  If you have a special dietary restriction dish, please bring a label … Continue reading