Enjoy your garden

For the dedicated horticulturist to the casual flowerpot planter – there’s a gardener in all of us. Everybody Gardens is your trusted source for all things gardening. Led by locally known and loved garden expert Doug Oster, Everybody Gardens welcomes gardeners of all skill levels to a fun, informative community and marketplace. Share advice with other members, get tips from local experts, submit your garden success stories and be recognized by Doug! Best of all, shop for garden products Doug stands by right here in the Everybody Gardens Shop to help you make the most of your gardening experience.

November shouldn’t signal end of garden season

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is still working in his garden in November, and he took time to answer questions during a live Facebook video Q&A.

November 19, 2019

Fig tree care in winter: Build a box!

Here’s an innovative idea from a reader for protecting a fig tree for the winter.

November 19, 2019

Beautiful winter blooms: The winter rose

This plant STARTS blooming in the winter and continues for months

November 18, 2019

Ask the Gardener: Rose bush, cauliflower, apple trees and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about trimming a rose bush, cold-weather cauliflower, apple trees and more.

November 15, 2019

50+ deer-resistant plants to add to your landscape

The ultimate list of plants deer don’t like to eat

November 14, 2019

Gardening With Friends: Getting a fig tree ready for winter

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster gets help from a friend to prepare a fig tree for the winter.

November 13, 2019

First snow in the garden: A photo gallery

It was the first snow in the garden for Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster and he explored the landscape with Read the full article…

November 12, 2019

Winter is coming, but that doesn’t stop us appreciating our gardens now

Photos of the garden right before winter

November 11, 2019

‘600 Bulbs To Plant, The Silent Movie’

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster had a fun Saturday planting 600 bulbs and making this video.

November 10, 2019

Top 12 heirloom vegetables for your garden

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds shows off founder’s 12 favorites

November 8, 2019

Fall planting brings spring rewards and bargains galore

Planting now will bring joy as winter fades.

November 7, 2019

In the Garden: Protecting plants from deer and cold. Trick for getting hydrangeas to bloom.

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster has a great trick to do now for getting hydrangeas to bloom. He’s also showing a simple way to protect treasured shrubs from deer and is demonstrating a few ways to harvest in the vegetable garden all winter long.

November 6, 2019

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Doug Oster is manager and editor of Everybody Gardens with a passion for gardening and a love of sharing is experiences with other gardeners. You will also find Doug’s gardening contributions in the Tribune-Review each week. He’s an Emmy Award winning producer, television host and writer. Oster is co-host of The Organic Gardeners Radio show every Sunday morning at 7 a.m. on KDKA radio in Pittsburgh. Oster’s Outstanding Documentary Emmy was awarded for Gardens of Pennsylvania, a one hour special he conceived and produced for the PBS affiliate WQED. Doug appears every Thursday morning on KDKA-TV’s Pittsburgh Today live at 9 a.m. “Gardening is fun, he says, enjoy every day spent outside tending vegetables, flowers, shrubs and trees.”