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For the dedicated horticulturist to the casual flowerpot planter – there’s a gardener in all of us. Everybody Gardens is your trusted source for all things gardening. Led by locally known and loved garden expert Doug Oster, Everybody Gardens welcomes gardeners of all skill levels to a fun, informative community and marketplace. Share advice with other members, get tips from local experts, submit your garden success stories and be recognized by Doug! Best of all, shop for garden products Doug stands by right here in the Everybody Gardens Shop to help you make the most of your gardening experience.

Ask the Gardener: Crocuses, dormant oil and Bermuda grass

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about crocuses that aren’t blooming, dormant oil, Bermuda grass and more.

March 9, 2020

Ask the Gardener: Pussy willow, burning bush and a swamp yard

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about getting pussy willow to root, burning bush and a swampy yard.

March 6, 2020

In the Garden: Angel wing reattached, protecting plants from deer and fertilizing houseplants.

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster demonstrates how to repair a damaged statue. He’s also showing how to keep deer off plants and a great way to feed houseplants.

March 4, 2020

Grafting tomatoes for vigor and disease resistance

Grafting tomatoes provide vigorous growth and improved disease resistance.

March 4, 2020

Allegheny, Beaver added to Spotted Lanternfly quarantine zone

If you see this invasive species, let the PA Dept. of Ag know

March 3, 2020

Ask the Gardener: Bittercress, crop rotation and plant ID

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about getting rid of bittercress, whether crop rotation is necessary and a plant identification.

March 2, 2020

Here’s how to enjoy spring flowers early

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster stopped by KDKA’s “Pittsburgh Today Live” with some tips to enjoy spring flowers early.

February 28, 2020

Ask the Gardener: Jade, salvia and key limes

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a jade problem, ‘Wendy’s Wish’ salvia and propagating a key lime tree.

February 28, 2020

What to do about sprouting plants in winter as seen on KDKA-TV

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster explains to KDKA reporter Bob Allen what gardeners should do about sprouting bulbs and plants Read the full article…

February 27, 2020

In the Garden: Three novel ways to start seeds outdoors now

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is just like every other gardener, he just can’t wait to get started. The soil is unworkable this early in the year and he’s got three ways to start seeds out in the garden right now.

February 26, 2020

My favorite tree

“The tree watched over me for decades as I weeded, planted, watered and rested.”

February 26, 2020

Doug’s stage schedule for the 2020 Duquesne Light Home and Garden Show

Get free tickets to see Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster speak at the Duquesne Light Home and Garden Show

February 24, 2020

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