June 9 column

Here is a link to my column in today's edition of The Spokesman-Review: Trained eyes. It is about next Saturday's (June 15th) Spokane in Bloom garden tour, which is put on by the Inland Empire Gardeners. It features six fabulous gardens on Spokane's north side. There will also be four bonus attractions that tour attendees can visit along the way.

The gardens are located at:

The tour runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets can be purchased for $10 at any of the gardens on the day of the tour, or at the following Spokane nurseries:

For more information about the tour, go to www.tieg.org.