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Oregon Lavender

By Carol Tannenbaum The Willamette Valley is home to many lavender farms because our warm dry summers support the growing needs of this versatile perennial plant–native to the Mediterranean. Each spring lavender farmers eagerly await […]


Oregon Berries – Strawberry Time

Strawberry Facts: The “seeds” on the outside of the strawberry are actually the fruit! They are called achene, (ay-keene) and inside each one is a tiny seed. Strawberries can be sprouted from the tiny seeds, […]