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Cross the water on Saturday, July 12:

Near the Kingston ferry dock (from Edmonds) is the Heronswood Open Garden, Plant Sale & Tour.

July 12 is also the day for the Bainbridge in Bloom Garden Tour. The downtown Seattle ferry goes directly to Bainbridge Island.

Details about these and lots of other tours are on the Events Page

Radio Show: July 12

Saturday morning, July 12, I am in the studio taking all of your garden quetions. Joining me by telephone from England is Will Giles. We will talk about his Exotic Garden in Norwich and talk about exotic plants in general. It's a great summer in Seattle for exotics!

Announcing: New International Garden Tours with Me

I'm happy to announce two tours that I will be hosting: Cuba in November of 2014 and New Zealand in January of 2015. Details are on my travel page.

Upcoming Talks and Appearances:

Sunday, July 13, 1 p.m. I will be at Mercer Island Summer Celebration.

Vote for City Fruit

City Fruit is an organization that promotes the cultivation of urban fruit in order to nourish people, build community and protect the climate. They help tree owners grow healthy fruit, provide assistance in harvesting and preserving fruit, promote the sharing of extra fruit, and work to protect urban fruit trees.

City Fruit is a finalist in the Communities with Drive contest sponsored by Zipcar. You can vote for them on facebook

Call Before You Dig

It's Spring! Lot's of Gardening Might Include Digging

Don't be a dim dim. Make sure you call before you dig. Call 811 to schedule a utilities check. It's free!

New Day Northwest: Next appearance - Monday, July 21

Do you have a question or are you just curious about something around the garden? Submit your dilemma for consideration for a "Ciscoe Save Me" segment. Send an email (with pictures if possible) to and your question might make it on T.V.

Ask Evelyn

Recycling is Easy!

I live in Seattle and the Seattle Public Utilities makes recycling easy. Every year, they send out a flier to remind you what goes where but if you are unsure where to put something, you can Look it Up!