Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Pacific Northwest

June, 2001
Regional Report

Web Finds

Ask Dr. Universe
Dr. Universe is the world's most curious cat. You can ask her almost anything, including gardening questions, and she'll go to Washington State University's great team of researchers to find the answers. It's a fun and informative site for children and adults.

Shows & Events

Fifth Annual Lavender Festival
In the Olympic Peninsula community of Sequim, merchants, artisans, and growers will offer demonstrations for using lavender in cooking, landscaping, and craftmaking during the 2-day Lavender Festival on July 21 and 22. Eight area farms will also be open for tours, where growers will explain methods of cultivating and harvesting fields of the fragrant flowers. The festival will also include food, an art show, music, and attractions for children.

For information, call (800) 500-8401.


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