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Radish recipe ideas

I didn’t plant radishes this spring, but I bought some at the Ballard Farmer’s Market. As a kid, I approached radishes with caution: always crunchy, often sweet, but sometimes way too hot. Over the years, I’ve come to realize that a taco just isn’t a taco without some thinly sliced radish; and they’re great atop some crusty bread spread with a […]

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Edible Plant Sale This Weekend

The sale features over 60,000 organically or sustainably grown plants that are chosen by Seattle Tilth’s experts because they are well-adapted to thrive in our Pacific Northwest climate. Choose from the largest selection of organically grown edible veggies, herbs and flowers in the region. We’ll have Cedar Grove compost and potting soil, cloche kits, organic seeds and books, plus vendors […]

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Ten Days Until Art in the Garden……..Meet Carman Komm, One of Our Featured Artists

Carman is a self taught mosaic artist. She likes to use glass on rocks or china on rocks and loves using discarded treasures. One of her favorite things is to re-purpose old discarded windows. Carman likes the idea of using old items and giving them a new life. She thinks there is something romantic about windows and wonders how many people looked through each […]

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Twelve Days Until Art in the Garden……..Meet Nancy Hom, One of Our Featured Artists

“Nancy Hom’s mother, Sun Lan, always nurtured her daughter’s creativity by teaching her the intricacies of sewing, knitting and crocheting. These skills, coupled with her mother’s example as a sewing machine operator and freelance jewelry maker encouraged Nancy to pursue her own dreams of becoming a designer. Nancy has enjoyed success as an apparel designer for the past 30 years, […]

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Welcome to the Ballard P-Patch

We like to call the Ballard P-Patch our secret garden. Nestled a short distance off of NW 85th St and 25th NW., one really has to search to find our P-Patch. But once you do you will find a garden lush in beauty and strong in spirit. Founded in 1979, the Ballard P-Patch is one of the oldest in the […]

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