Plant Section

For $24, You Can Get A 75-Square Foot Garden Plot From Burien Parks

For $24, You Can Get A 75-Square Foot Garden Plot From Burien Parks

For just $24, you can get a 75-square foot garden plot from the Burien Parks Department next to the current Community Center at 425 SW 144 Street. Application forms will be available April 19th online... [Read more]

Adopt A Thirsty “Orphan Tree” During This Heat & Drought

Adopt A Thirsty “Orphan Tree” During This Heat & Drought

BTB Reader Rebecca Dare brought this to our attention a few days ago – around Burien, there are numerous “orphan” trees (and plants/bushes) that may be suffering from this extreme heat... [Read more]

PHOTO: 180-Lb. Pumpkin At Burien Bark

PHOTO: 180-Lb. Pumpkin At Burien Bark

That’s a 180-pound pumpkin sitting in the office of Burien Bark, grown in White Center at the home of owners Roger and Barbara Clairmont using their “Special Blend Garden Mix.” The B-Town... [Read more]

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

PHOTO:Plant Growing Through Traffic Cone In W.C.

Driving through our soon-to-be-annexed neighbor to the north this morning, we found this fascinating scene of nature vs man: a blackberry weed-like bush growing through a traffic cone on the corner of... [Read more]

Get Yer Bloomin’ Plants At The Bloomin’ Plant Sale

Get Yer Bloomin’ Plants At The Bloomin’ Plant Sale

Has the recent pollen explosion got to you yet? If not (or if you’re on some effective meds, or just a very hardcore gardener), get yer bloomin’ self down to SW 152nd between 10th Ave SW and... [Read more]