May 25th, 2019

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The Viking House!

The Viking House is a single-family home project built by Advanced Construction students from Forest Grove High School. These young builders perform all of the major carpentry tasks on the home through the course of the school year, in conjunction with...

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Repotting your Indoor Houseplants!

Is it time to repot? Spring is often the best time of year to repot your houseplants, when they are coming out of dormancy. Just as our outdoor plants are gearing up for some summer growing, with the increased light and warmer temperatures, our indoor plants are also...

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Farmington Gardens 2019 Class Schedule

Please keep in mind, that while many of our classes are FREE, you still need to RSVP on our website. If classes are full, you are still welcome to show up, but because space is sometimes limited, we cannot guarantee you a spot.

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BEE kind to Bees! Pesticides…

Pesticides kill pests. That’s the whole point. Unfortunately, they can also harm the insects we love--namely BEES.   While growing organically and pesticide-free is ideal, there are times for some, when treatment sometimes becomes necessary. The GOOD news is that...

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Gift Ideas for moms, dads & grads!

We all know how awesome Farmington Garden's selection of outdoor of trees, shrubs, annuals and perennials is, but did you also know that both our locations also have amazing little gift shops!?Full of beautiful houseplants big and small, as well as unique...

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Meet Linda Eshraghi!

If you have ever met, or know Linda Hockersmith Eshraghi, you might understand what a dynamic person and visionary she really is. She is both Queen Bee and Fearless Leader. With two successful local retail locations, as well as an extensive and thriving 350-acre...

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Going Native!

There are numerous great reasons why planting and integrating PNW NATIVE PLANTS has become an increasingly popular and effective choice when looking for ways to make our landscaping and communities more sustainable. NATIVE PLANTS CREATE A NATURAL HABITATBy...

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Starting Seeds Indoors & Cool Season Vegetables

Here are a couple great little informational guides, courtesy our friends at Espoma, to help get you on your way to early Spring Vegetable gardening! Farmington Gardens carries the full line of Espoma products perfect for every step of your gardening...

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Container Gardening!

Container gardening is a great way to grow flowers, vegetables and herbs when you lack yard space, or want to better utilize your porch, patio, balcony, or even rooftop! Gardening in containers also allows for greater flexibility and control, making it an ideal...

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Magnificent Magnolias!

There is good reason why Magnolias are prized around the world. With an incredible array of beautiful forms and blooms, as well as their intoxicating scent, growing and enjoying Magnolias can be extremely rewarding. MAGNOLIA TREE TYPES Deciduous magnolias: This group...

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