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Native Hedgerows

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout with basic info for selecting native hedgerow plants by East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District.

DIY Pollinator Parking Strips 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

How-to manual by Pollinator Parkways

Meadowscaping Handbook 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Colorful book outlining locally-specific best practices for designing and installing a native meadow by West Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District.

Conserving Oregon White Oak on Urban and Suburban Landscapes

By Susie Peterson / October 21, 2023

Local how-to-guide for landscaping with White Oak by Mark Griswold Wilson and Ted Labbe.

Native Plant Propagation Guide

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Guide with more in-depth instruction for propagating native plants from hardwood cuttings by WSU Extension.

Hardwood Propagation From Cuttings

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout with basic information on species and methods for propagation (by Backyard Habitat Certification Program).

Collecting And Using Your Own Wildflower Seed 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Illustrated report providing in-depth info on collection methods, timing, and much more by Xerces Society.

Grow Your Own Native Landscape 

By JP Marchetti-Mendez / October 21, 2023

Illustrated guide to growing your own PNW native plants. Be sure to cross-reference with Portland Plant List to determine which are locally native by Washington State University Extension.

Sheet Mulching To Remove Lawn

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District.

Naturescaping with Native Plants 

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Handout by the BHCP.

Naturescaping Site Planning & Design Video

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Virtual workshop – Tualatin SWCD workshop (2 hours) about applying the principles of naturescaping by creating a site design

Introduction to Naturescaping

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Virtual workshop – Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District workshop (50 minutes) introducing viewers to the basic principles of naturescaping

Naturescaping with the Backyard Habitat Program Video Presentation

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Recorded presentation (4 1/2 minutes) explaining naturescaping in the context of the program.

How to Plant Native Plants

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

East Multnomah Soil and Water Conservation District has simple tips that will help ensure that the plants you plant today will thrive for years to come.

How to Plant a Tree

By Dennis Vieira / October 21, 2023

Proper Tree Planting & Site Selection from friendsoftrees.org