Today’s a great day for gardening! The students at Ballard High are holding a plant sale today (Saturday) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. They’re selling all organic vegetable starts to raise money for the BHS greenhouse program. The plants are set up in the back of the school in the parking lot off 67th. […]
If the recent sunny streak has you itching to use your green thumb, check out the Carl English botanical garden at the Locks. There are only three paid staff that maintain the gardens, the rest of the work is done by volunteers. Jim emailed us, “My wife and daughter both volunteer two days a week […]
As grocery prices soar, more people are turning to their own garden to grow fruits and veggies. Unfortunately not everyone has a yard and more folks are trying to get a plot of land at a local p-patch. With just 100 spots in Ballard, we’re one of the neighborhoods with the highest demand. The city’s […]
Charles and Annie Jones’ garden in Ballard will be featured on HGTV’s “Landscaper’s Challenge” this Sunday. An Edmonds designer and Everett landscaper transforms “dangerously steep steps” into a safe and snazzy front garden. The episode airs at 9:30 a.m.