Forcing bulbs is fun, easy and gets us through winter

I’m not sure if there’s any better feeling than seeing the plump flower bud of an amaryllis push out of Read the full article…

January 28, 2016

Ravaged kale and happy kohlrabi as the winter garden persists

It’s always a mystery how cold weather plants will react to the frigid chill of winter. They shake off the Read the full article…

January 27, 2016

These plants purify the air, removing VOC’s and more via NASA study

Here’s the list from a NASA study which looked at houseplants and how they remove volatile organic compounds from the Read the full article…

January 21, 2016

Anemone ‘Honorine Jobert’ named 2016 Perennial Plant of the Year

                                  My garden is Read the full article…

January 20, 2016

Colors, texture and fragrance of windowsill plants get gardeners through winter

        There’s just something that feels good about having plants growing inside during the “off season.” Their Read the full article…

January 20, 2016

PRC composting, vermicomposting and rain barrel classes announced

PENNSYLVANIA RESOURCES COUNCIL ANNOUNCES WINTER 2016 SCHEDULE OF WORKSHOPS The Pennsylvania Resources Council has announced its Winter 2016 schedule of Read the full article…

January 13, 2016

Why snow is such a great thing (for the garden)

As winter finally arrives in full force and temperatures dropping to single digits, there’s nothing better for the garden than Read the full article…

January 12, 2016

Seeds are easy and a cool way to plant bulbs

I’ve know Jeremy Gruszka of Marshall for many years, I’ve seen him grow up working at Soergel Orchards in Franklin Read the full article…

January 7, 2016

Tough hydrangea actually blooms! In fact twice a season

One of the joys of an event like the Mid Atlantic Nursery Trade Show is stumbling on to interesting plant Read the full article…

January 7, 2016

New gardening trends for 2016 at MANTS in Baltimore

The floor of the Baltimore Convention Center is filled with nurserymen looking for the newest trends for gardeners. They are Read the full article…

January 6, 2016