10 favorite deer-resistant plants

Doug’s Favorite Deer-Resistant Plants Every herd eats differently, so that’s what makes planting things an experiment. Ask neighbors what isn’t Read the full article…

January 31, 2018

Stopping deer in their tracks at the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden

While driving to work, Keith S. Kaiser hit a deer — again. It’s the third one in the past 14 Read the full article…

January 31, 2018

Growing vegetables in the Arctic is becoming more of a reality

Innovative permaculture technology has farmers growing vegetables in the extreme cold of the Arctic regions like Norway, Canada and Alaska. Read the full article…

January 26, 2018

‘Scarlet Fire’ kousa dogwood is culmination of 40 years of plant breeding

I bumped into an old friend on the exhibit floor at the Mid Atlantic Nursery Trade Show in Baltimore and, Read the full article…

January 25, 2018

Diamonds are forever, and so is this rose (almost)

How does this idea sound? A rose that lasts for an entire year. Ivory Floral Design in San Antonio, Texas, Read the full article…

January 24, 2018

6 new flowers named All-America Selections for 2018

All-America Selections has announced its first round of winners for 2018, and they include six flowers. Cuphea FloriGlory Diana is Read the full article…

January 19, 2018

Plants, pots and fun from the Mid-Atlantic Nursery Trade Show

Only a gardening geek can get so excited about visiting the Mid Atlantic Nursery Trade Show in Baltimore. It’s a Read the full article…

January 18, 2018

How do you like the idea of a robot for your garden?

Part of the allure of gardening is getting back to nature, feeling the dirt between your fingers and the warmth Read the full article…

January 17, 2018

Do you actually want a cat near your garden?

Cats can actually play a vital role in ridding your garden of pests like gophers, mice and moles. Tom Karwin, Read the full article…

January 16, 2018

National Garden Bureau offers therapeutic garden grants for 2018

The National Garden Bureau is in the business of educating and encouraging people to increase the use of plants in Read the full article…

January 15, 2018

Monrovia’s 8 gardening trends to watch out for in 2018

Monrovia has been around since 1926 so they have quite an established base of gardening knowledge. They’ve come up with Read the full article…

January 12, 2018

Inkberry holly is a great substitute for boxwood

Boxwood blight is a disease that’s a fungal disease which turns the leaves of the plant brown and there is Read the full article…

January 11, 2018