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Tools for living    Natural gardening    Learning gardens

Find inspiration, see natural techniques at work and get hands-on help at Metro's demonstration gardens.

In every corner of the region you'll find a Metro demonstration garden to help you learn safe, natural yard care techniques.

Blue Lake Natural Discovery Garden

Smell the flowers, touch the leaves and feel inspired by this peaceful, playful demonstration garden at Metro's Blue Lake Regional Park in Fairview...More

Cooper Mountain Demonstration Garden

Cooper Mountain Nature Park near Beaverton features a demonstration garden showcasing colorful, low-maintenance, wildlife-friendly plants...More

Backyard Makeover exhibit at the Oregon Zoo

Enjoy family activities in a wildlife-friendly garden tucked between the Insect Zoo and Lorikeet Landing, and learn how to cultivate native habitat in your own backyard...More

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