Enjoy your garden

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.

The ultimate seed source list courtesy of Everybody Gardens readers

Great list of seed sources

January 22, 2019

Garden trends revealed at Mid Atlantic Nursery Trade Show

Learn what’s hot for gardeners this year from MANTS.

January 17, 2019

In the Garden: Attracting birds to the landscape

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is attracting birds to the garden. Once they establish a foraging route, they’ll use it in the spring and feed on insects for their young. They help us garden!

January 17, 2019

Everybody Gardens readers share their amaryllis photos

Everybody Gardens readers share their photos of the beautiful amaryllis, as the indoor flowers can keep you sane when you’re not able to be out gardening.

January 11, 2019

Fight The Blight program replacing Slippery Rock trees needs your help

Crowdfunding Fight The Blight will replace sick and dying trees in Slippery Rock

January 10, 2019

In the Garden: The Musical!

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster wrote, directed, produced and starred in the riveting musical version of In the Garden. It celebrates gardening during a mild winter.

January 9, 2019

Buy balsam seeds from elderly couple featured in EG

Couple offer balsam seeds to fellow gardeners

January 9, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Unknown plants, Christmas cactus and raised bed gardens

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about unknown houseplants, the best material for a raised bed garden and Christmas cactus care.

January 4, 2019

As Phipps turns 125, here’s a look at the history of Pittsburgh’s conservatory

The rich history of Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

January 3, 2019

In the Garden: Houseplants 101 and planting windowsill sprouts

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster gives an informative explanation on how to get the most out of houseplants. He’s also got a new gardening obsession, growing windowsill sprouts. It’s easy to grow these highly nutritious plants.

December 31, 2018

Plants with winter interest showcased at Chatham University arboretum

The landscape can be beautiful year round

December 26, 2018

In the Garden: Exploring plants with winter interest at the arboretum at Chatham University

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster gets a tour of the arboretum on the campus of Chatham University to explore plants with winter interest.

December 21, 2018

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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.”