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May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - Garlic

Season and Location

✿ Garlic is a great crop to grow over the winter.

✿ Plant garlic cloves in in a location that gets full sun.

✿ Plant in soil with good drainage.

Container Gardening

May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - Summer Squash

Container Gardening

✿ Many varieties of summer squash require a lot of space, but some bush varieties can be grown in large containers (see recommended varieties on the other side).

✿ Bush varieties need about 12" of space around them, when growing.

May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Growing in Oregon - Snap Peas

Season and Location

✿ Snap peas grow best in cool soil, and full sun. Growing snap peas in larger containers (5 gallons or larger) will help keep the soil from overheating.

✿ Plant in full sun for the highest yield, but snap peas can live with part shade.

May 17
2021
  By Savannah

Quick Garden Tips - Snap Peas

1 Bush and pole snap peas are easy to grow – great for beginning gardeners. Bush types grow to about 3 feet high. Pole types grow 6 to 8 feet high and will need a trellis for support.

2 Plant seeds 1 inch deep.