Category Archives: Edibles

Woodland Food Forest Workshop

I’m excited to announce the first of a year-long series of workshops I’ll be teaching at the beautiful Atlan Center in White Salmon, WA in the Columbia River Gorge. Save the date and join in for all or part of … Continue reading

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Apricot Mate Kombucha Sparkler

Here is another summer drink recipe… our new favorite! The record warm and dry Portland weather this spring made for an incredible apricot harvest (120 fruit on our backyard tree, up from previous the record of 75. Note: I still … Continue reading

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Beet and Blood Orange Cocktail

Local Flavor Inspiration – Summer is in full bloom and it’s time for picnics, garden parties and grilling out. The garden and farmer’s markets are bursting with fresh produce and it’s the perfect occasion to celebrate the abundance with drinks … Continue reading

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Resilience Design at Kenton Farmer’s Market – This Friday

Visit Kenton Farmer’s Market this Friday, June 19 from 3 pm to 7 pm for fresh veggies, treats and family fun. Sustainable Overlook and Resilience Design will be guests at the Trillium School farm stand, with lots of potted plants … Continue reading

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Sustainable Overlook Garden Tour

This Saturday! June 6th Trillium Charter School, 5420 N. Interstate Ave. open 10-11 am Four Neighborhood Gardens open 10 am to 3 pm The Sustainable Overlook Garden Tour is this Saturday, June 6th. Start at Trillium Charter School (open from 10-11 … Continue reading

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Arctic Raspberries

This pretty ground cover blooms early with bright pink flowers and has red fruits in mid-summer.  As the name suggests, it’s very cold hardy. I’m excited to try it for the first time this year and have three varieties at … Continue reading

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Place Your Edible Plant Sale Order by March 31

Order by March 31 for the best selection. You can also shop from a big selection of plants and seeds at the Sustainable Overlook Spring Garden Fair on Saturday, April 18th. If you pre-ordered, pick up your plants that day … Continue reading

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Plant Sale Updates!

As the growing season quickly gets started there have been some new plants added to the sale offerings, including these three native flowers: Tarweed (Madia spp.) is a great native pollinator plant to provide late-season nectar flow. The cheerful yellow … Continue reading

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How the Plants and Seeds are Grown

Thanks for checking out the Edible Plant Sale! You’ll see notes in the catalog about how the plant are grown. Here is some background about what those designations mean. First off, none of the plants or seeds are treated with … Continue reading

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Edible Plant Sale

Resilience Design is holding an edible plant sale this spring to benefit the education programs of Sustainable Overlook. Order forms are available now!

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