May 18, 2019

Garden Club Plant Sale
Saturday, May 18, 9:00am-3:00pm
Camas United Methodist Church, Camas, WA

Plant shoppers can get top-quality plants at incredibly low prices at the annual Plant Sale of the Community Garden Club of Camas-Washougal (CGCCW). The plants—propagated from the members’ gardens throughout Clark County—are nurtured in clean potting soil, and cost a fraction of what you would pay retail. The Plant Sale is popular among area gardeners looking for selection, quality and good prices. This year we are pleased to offer native trilliums as well as a wide selection of perennials, annuals, vegetable starts, NW natives, ground covers, shrubs and sedums. There is plenty of parking, in the church lot and off-street. Shopping is indoors. Cash and checks are accepted as payment, no credit cards. Camas United Methodist Church, 706 NE 14th Ave., in Camas, WA

CGCCW is a non-profit (501c(4) organization and focuses Plant Sale proceeds to promoting and supporting local gardening education projects. They welcome new members. See more about the group at and

Oregon Fuchsia Society Spring Fuchsia Sale
Saturday, May 18, 2019 • 9:00am until all plants are sold
Tran’s Auto Service, Portland, OR

Many varieties of hardy Fuchsias in gallon containers, and a limited number of hanging basket Fuchsias will be for sale. Come browse and talk fuchsia with us!!! Cash, checks, and VISA/Mastercard accepted. NEW LOCATION due to sale of Fabric Depot property,
Tran’s Auto Service at 4810 SE Belmont Avenue.

Propagation by Cuttings
Saturday, May 18, 2019 • 10:00am-11:30am
PCC Rock Creek, Portland, OR

Presenter: Helen Dorbolo, Master Gardener. A hands-on introductory plant propagation class with focus on cloning through stem cuttings. Cutting and preparation techniques will be demonstrated; students will take cuttings of various perennials and shrubs (provided). Potting mix and after-care will be discussed. Bring your gardening gloves and sharp pruners or scissors if you have them.

In the Garden Series - WCMGA Education Garden at PCC Rock Creek, 17705 NW Springville Rd. Portland, OR 97229. Enter campus from Springville Rd, follow road past Building 9 and Past Parking Lot E. At stop sign turn left into gravel lot and follow to the garden site. Parking is free campus-wide on Saturdays. Free event, no registration needed. Event is held rain or shine, under cover, if needed.

Planning and Planting a Cutting Garden
Saturday, May 18, 2019 • 11:00am-12:00pm
Blooming Junction, Cornelius, OR

Looking to maximizing production, minimizing maintenance, and grow flowers that will look great together in a vase? Join us for this informational class and we'll have you bypassing the florist in no time! Free.

Hoyt Arboretum Guided Tours
Saturdays & Sundays, April 6-October 27, 2019 • 12:00pm-2:00pm
Hoyt Arboretum, Portland, OR

Guided tours of the Hoyt Arboretum every Saturday and Sunday at 12 noon - 2:00pm. Free to Hoyt Arboretum Friends (HAF), donations appreciated from non-members.

"Fun with Nature" - Children's Nature Fair
Saturday, May 18, 10:00am - 2:00pm
Leach Botanical Garden, Portland, OR

Come shimmy like a salmon or chirp like a Chickadee. Make a mask of your favorite animal and then take the stage to play your part as predator or prey, pollinator or ? Enjoy lots of fun activities and nature-based crafts. Meet some surprise guests, dance to the music, and have a traditional ice cream cone. Free, donations appreciated. Leach Botanical Garden, 6704 SE 122nd Avenue, Portland, OR 97236. 503-823-1671.

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