They start arriving early in the day, their colorful clothing providing vivid contrast against the cloudy morning skies and natural palette of soil and growing greens. Seattle’s landscape and climate is quite a change from that of the South and Southeast Asian countries most emigrated from

You don’t need a huge yard to create a garden. See how to tuck in greenery on a patio, balcony or windowsill

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Seattle gardens and yards tend to hit the dried-out doldrums in August, so it’s a good time to kick back with a glass of cool lemonade (garnished with homegrown mint, naturally) and think about how to refresh your approach to planting.