Ask The Gardener: Rose problem, neem oil, grafting maples and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a rose problem, dealing with neem oil, grafting maple trees and more.
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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: Garlic, Japanese beetles, mystery plant and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a garlic growth, Japanese beetle control, a mystery plant and more.
July 5, 2019
Rolling Stones keyboard player Chuck Leavell in tune with music, environment
Chuck Leavell is musical director of The Rolling Stones and an environmentalist too
July 3, 2019
In the Garden: Treating tomatoes for blight, summer bargain planting and feeding containers
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is showing how to deal with fungal issues on tomatoes organically. He’ also has an organic fertilizer for containers and is planting some recently found summer bargains.
July 3, 2019
Ask The Gardener: Pear tree, damaged tomatoes, azaleas and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a pear tree, a damaged tomato plant, a growth on an azalea and more.
July 1, 2019
Sophomore Gardener: Garden getting greener despite one setback
The Sophomore Gardener: Almost everything is thriving in the garden, except for the tomatoes that were started from seed.
June 29, 2019
Ask The Gardener: Slow peppers, cucumbers, blueberries and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about slow-growing peppers, cucumbers being attacked, blueberries and more.
June 28, 2019
Expert: Cicadas should be no worry for gardeners
Worried about the damage this year’s cicadas may do to your trees? An arborist from The Davey Tree Expert Company says not to be concerned.
June 26, 2019
Ask The Gardener: Tomato protection, late start, weed killer and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about tomato protection, a late gardening start, a Roundup alternative and more.
June 26, 2019
In the Garden: Hydrangeas that bloom, late tomato planting, a home for good bugs
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster has hydrangeas he loves as they bloom reliably. He’s also still planting tomatoes and adding a special place for pollinators to live.
June 26, 2019
Vandergrift children’s garden teaches many lessons
The Vandergrift Parent Project created a garden for kids
June 25, 2019
Ask The Gardener: Hydrangeas, planting tomatoes with pallets and more
Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about cutting flowers from hydrangeas, planting tomatoes with pallets and more.
June 24, 2019
New Gardener: Repurposed grill given new life and lilies in bloom
The New Gardener: A repurposed grill is given new life as a flower bed, and a return from vacation brings plenty of flowers in bloom.
Doug Oster is manager and editor of Everybody Gardens with a passion for gardening and a love of sharing is experiences with other gardeners. You will also find Doug’s gardening contributions in the Tribune-Review each week. He’s an Emmy Award winning producer, television host and writer. Oster is co-host of The Organic Gardeners Radio show every Sunday morning at 7 a.m. on KDKA radio in Pittsburgh. Oster’s Outstanding Documentary Emmy was awarded for Gardens of Pennsylvania, a one hour special he conceived and produced for the PBS affiliate WQED. Doug appears every Thursday morning on KDKA-TV’s Pittsburgh Today live at 9 a.m. “Gardening is fun, he says, enjoy every day spent outside tending vegetables, flowers, shrubs and trees.”
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