A House Plant for Every Room

 Are you looking to add some greenery to your indoor space? You can find easy-to-grow plants for just about every area of your home. Be aware that some plants are poisonous to pets, so keep that in mind when making your decisions. Low light - north-facing window Snake...

Avoid These Plants That Are Toxic to Pets

Pets and plants don’t always go together. Some of the most popular house and garden plants and flowers are poisonous to dogs and cats, and several are poisonous to humans as well. Being informed is the best way to protect both your furry friends and...

How to Grow an Indoor Herb Garden

You can savor the flavors of fresh herbs all year around by creating an herb garden on a windowsill. Understanding where the plant grows well outdoors will give you great clues as to whether or not you can replicate those growing conditions indoors. “When you bring a...

Native Plants Bring Birds and Bees to Your Yard

If you’re looking to add some low-maintenance plants, shrubs and trees to your garden, why not go native? Native plants are those that have evolved under local growing conditions. Western Washington is a haven for everything from salal and huckleberry to vine maple and madrone. Native plants...