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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.

Doug Oster talks indoor plants on ‘Pittsburgh Today Live’

In his weekly appearance on KDKA’s “Pittsburgh Today Live,” Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster shows off plants that anyone can grow indoors.

February 22, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Starting peppers, fungus flies and pear tree pruning

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about starting peppers this early, fungus flies and pruning pear trees.

February 22, 2019

Doug’s stage schedule for the 2019 Duquesne Light Home and Garden Show

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster will be appearing at the Duquesne Light Home and Garden Show in March, so make sure to check out his appearances.

February 21, 2019

AAS winners for 2019 include a potato started from seed, a first!

AAS winners for 2019 include lots of tomatoes, marigold and the first-ever potato variety, named ‘Clancy.’ to be started from seed.

February 21, 2019

In the Garden: Tree pruning and getting tools in shape for the season

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is using the pruning knowledge he received a couple of weeks ago during the Gardening With Friends episode. He’s also showing how to sharpen and care for garden tools before the season starts.

February 20, 2019

Check out Doug Oster on TV and at the outdoors show

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster’s appearance on KDKA’s “Pittsburgh Today Live” is moving to Fridays, and he’ll also be at the Allegheny Outdoor, Sport & Travel Show this weekend.

February 14, 2019

Hydrangeas explained, here’s how to make them bloom

Here’s how to get hydrangeas to bloom

February 14, 2019

In the Garden: Winter blooms, making more houseplants and planning for spring.

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster doesn’t need a break from the garden, he needs a break from snow on the driveway. He’s walking the landscape making planting plans, showing of beautiful winter blooms and making more houseplants by taking cuttings.

February 13, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Poison ivy, amaryllis troubles, tomatoes and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about getting rid of poison ivy, dealing with a struggling amaryllis, tomato fungus and more.

February 8, 2019

A Celebration of Seeds! Free event for gardeners on Feb. 23

A winter seed and plant swap at the Carnegie Library offers gardeners a chance to add some new seeds but also grow some new friendships.

February 7, 2019

Gardening With Friends: Pruning Fruit Trees with Noah Petronic

In the first episode of Gardening With Friends, Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster learns the right way to prune fruit trees with instruction from Noah Petronic of Soergel Orchards.

February 6, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Memorial gardens, orchids and tomato advice

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about memorial garden flowers, orchids that aren’t blooming and tomato advice.

February 1, 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.”