Vandergrift children’s garden teaches many lessons

The Vandergrift Parent Project created a garden for kids

June 25, 2019

Garden personality Rick Darke celebrates Carrie Furnace’s industrial landscape

Rick Darke sees beauty where others don’t

June 20, 2019

In the Garden: Summer nursery bargains, garlic scapes, a not so hot pepper and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is the world’s cheapest gardener and got some great bargains. He’s showing how to make the most of them in the garden. He’s showing what garlic scapes are so you will realize what a great treat they are, and he also found a very interesting habanero pepper.

June 19, 2019

Get free 3945 tomato seedlings 6/16 at Hahn Nursery plus Doug Oster will help you shop

3945 tomato was found on a battlefield during WWII

June 14, 2019

Pollinator Week is June 17-23, 2019. Here’s how to help the good bugs thrive.

Get ready for Pollinator Week and celebrate the good bugs!

June 12, 2019

In the Garden: Planting for pollinators, a new basil and favorite summer lettuce sowing

We all know the importance of planting for pollinators. Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster has chosen an easy perennial to plant that helps monarch butterflies and other pollinators. He’s also planting a new disease resistant basil along with his favorite lettuce for summer.

June 12, 2019

Honeybees on city rooftops cared for by The Best Bees Company helps pollinators

Rooftop hives in Pittsburgh are another way to help the bees

June 11, 2019

In the Garden: Container Planting 101: Flowers, strawberry pots and self watering containers

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is using the “thriller, filler and spiller” technique while planting flowers. He’s also showing the only plants he will use for a strawberry pot. Then Oster is demonstrating how a self watering container can be used to plant peppers and tomatoes.

June 5, 2019

Hot peppers will make you cry…sometimes!

The amazing taste of hot peppers can be followed by pain!

June 4, 2019

Pollinator Palooza Garden Rally; Free event with 17 garden locations to visit

Explore 17 awesome landscapes and learn about how to convert your garden into a habitat for pollinators

May 30, 2019

In the Garden: Horizontal tomato planting, fertilizing containers and shrubs

Everybody Gardens editor shows an interesting way to plant tomatoes but turning them on their side. He’s also fertilizing containers, shrubs and dealing with a little bunny.

May 29, 2019

17th Annual EG/Doug Oster Plant Swap and Giveaway Sunday 6/2 at Soergels

Doug’s giving away two great heirloom tomatoes on Sunday. Bring your plants to swap with gardeners too.

May 29, 2019