In the Garden: Surprise tree planting, ornamentals and edibles and dividing hostas
It’s all about bargains for Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster who found a very cool tree to plant. He’s also putting together containers filled with a combination of edibles and ornamentals. This is also the perfect time to move and divide hostas.
In the Garden: Loving daffodils, harvesting greens, fig reveal and planting pansies
Videographer Jess Levo puts her special touch on a visit to Doug’s “Daffodil Hill.” The Everybody Gardens editor is also harvesting lots of greens planted last fall. Every year it’s iffy for the fig tree, Doug reveals if it made it through the winter. Finally, it’s pansy time.
In the Garden: First blooms and an early planting of veggies and flowers
The garden has come alive with spring bulbs and Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is in his glory. He’s showing off the flowers and then headed to the garden. Oster is showing how to get cool weather plants in the ground without digging. He has some great tips on what to plant and how to make the varieties thrive.
In the Garden: Testing old seed viability, deer patrol, wind damage, helping birds
Most gardeners have old seeds from past seasons. Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster shows how to see if they are still good for planting. He’s also patrolling for hungry winter deer, discovering wind damage to trees and reminding gardeners to help the birds. He’s also giving details on how to get a free packet of tomato seeds at the Duquesne Light Home and Garden Show.
In the Garden: Tree pruning and getting tools in shape for the season
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is using the pruning knowledge he received a couple of weeks ago during the Gardening With Friends episode. He’s also showing how to sharpen and care for garden tools before the season starts.
In the Garden: Winter blooms, making more houseplants and planning for spring.
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster doesn’t need a break from the garden, he needs a break from snow on the driveway. He’s walking the landscape making planting plans, showing of beautiful winter blooms and making more houseplants by taking cuttings.