Posts by dougoster

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

Why is my shrub blooming now?

Sometimes Mother Nature fools plants into blooming at the wrong time of the year.

November 6, 2019

Heirloom bulb Dutch auction sale, act fast!

Hurry for savings on unique heirloom bulbs

November 5, 2019

Our favorite fried green tomatoes recipe

Here’s an easy recipe using a unique ingredient to make tasty fried green tomatoes

November 4, 2019

Ask the Gardener: Hostas, figs & grapevine pruning

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about overwintering hostas, protecting fig trees, pruning grapevines and more.

November 1, 2019

Planting fall bulbs for spring flowers

Here’s how to make bulb planting fun and easy. Getting bulbs in the ground now will provide beauty next spring and for years to come.

October 31, 2019

Ask the Gardener: Shrubs, bulbs, shallots & more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about shrub suggestions, planting bulbs in containers, shallots and more.

October 29, 2019

How to ripen green tomatoes

Garden tomatoes can be served for Thanksgiving dinner!

October 25, 2019