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.

A garden for healing

From the window of Lynn Stewart’s cancer treatment room, she’s watched as the 8,000-square-foot hillside outside has been transformed into Read the full article…

July 6, 2017

Free Herb Talk with Doug Saturday, 11am at Whole Foods Wexford.

I’ll be at Whole Foods on Saturday July 8, 2017 at 11 a.m. presenting “Planting Herbs now to Extend your Read the full article…

July 5, 2017

Inspired garden part of Wexford Garden and Pond Tour

Dawn Andersson, 78, considers herself a new gardener with “only” 16 years spent with her hands in the dirt. It Read the full article…

June 29, 2017

Free caladium bulbs as seen on KDKA Pittsburgh Today Live

In this week’s segment from Pittsburgh Today Live I talked all about choosing plants that are red, white and blue Read the full article…

June 29, 2017

Making more plants

Katie Werner, greenhouse production foreman at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garden, is snipping thin branches off a thyme plant and Read the full article…

June 23, 2017

Grand Rapids Lettuce

We did exactly what Doug said with the Grand Rapids lettuce and look at the results! Salads all summer long Read the full article…

June 22, 2017

Biblical Botanical Garden celebrates 30 years of teaching

The sweet fragrance of honeysuckle drifts through the air at the Rodef Shalom Biblical Botanical Garden in Oakland. Rabbi Walter Read the full article…

June 15, 2017

The power of perennials

A terraced hillside is filled with a multitude of perennial plants in pots at Soergel Greenhouses in Wexford. These plants Read the full article…

June 9, 2017

Free tour of Renziehausen Park Rose Garden with Doug, Wed. June 14

Join me on Wednesday June 14 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Renziehausen Park Rose Garden in McKeesport Read the full article…

June 7, 2017

Gardener’s rhododendrons create long lasting legacy

“When the gardener dies, the garden dies,” Jim Browning was known to say. He passed away two years ago leaving Read the full article…

June 1, 2017

Chelsea Flower Show is amazing…surprise!

Walking into the Great Pavilion at the Chelsea Flower Show is jaw dropping, even the second time around. I first Read the full article…

May 24, 2017

It’s the little things, a passion for Bonsai

There’s a feeling of awe walking into the South Park backyard of Bob Dietz. Homemade display racks filled with hundreds Read the full article…

May 23, 2017

Everybody Gardens Products

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.”