Corpse Flower “Romero” at Phipps prepares to bloom again. Smell The Magic!

It was back in 2010 when Ben Dunigan, curator of horticulture at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens pulled me aside Read the full article…

May 31, 2016

Doug’s 14th Annual Plant Swap and Giveaway 12 noon, Sunday June 5 at Soergel’s new location

This will be the 14th year I’ve held a plant swap and giveaway. Although there’s some dispute with participants about Read the full article…

May 16, 2016

Thin those sprouting seeds. Serve the thinning as micro-greens!

  A packet of seeds only costs a few dollars and it’s a great way to get plants started right Read the full article…

May 9, 2016

The first toad of the season signals spring

Gardeners see the world a little differently than “normal” people. We’re watching the signs that nature provides to see when Read the full article…

May 2, 2016