Oct 26, 1pm “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener
Classes / Gardening / Guest Speaker / Identification / Master Gardener / Past Club Events

Oct 26, 1pm “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener

Updated w. pointers to helpful links and books! Join the Community Garden Club of Camas Washougal October 26 at 1pm for “Plant Identification 101” by Julie Carlsen, Master Gardener. We all have “surprise” plants in our gardens, or see plants in woods,  parkland and sometimes in the “unmarked” area of garden sales areas and wonder, … Continue reading

Intro to Urban Foraging – Sep 17, 10am-noon @ Columbia Springs!
Classes / Food / Foraging / Identification

Intro to Urban Foraging – Sep 17, 10am-noon @ Columbia Springs!

Whether you want to survive a zombie apocalypse, or cook healthier, cheaper meals for your family, foraging is a practical skill for all ages. Join plant enthusiast Eve Hanlin for a presentation and guided walk around Columbia Springs to help you identify the many safe, easy and free foods that grow in abundance right within … Continue reading

Mystery plant identification:  What could it be?  Where to look?
Favorite Plants / Identification / Natives

Mystery plant identification: What could it be? Where to look?

One of our members discovered a plant growing under the dappled shade and moist soil under some Vine Maples and 150 foot tall Douglas Firs.  But, what was it? It has “mostly” heart shaped leaves.  The leaves on the flower stems are alternated, not opposing.  The plants are about 4″-6″ tall, with some stems reaching … Continue reading