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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.

Plant pansies now for instant color

Make your garden beautiful and colorful by planting pansies now. These flowers prefer cooler weather. They will thrive in pre-80 degree temperatures.

March 30, 2017

Transplanting some Chlorophytum comosum

I’ve tried to destroy these “Spider Plants” in the past (not on purpose), but they just wont die. This is Read the full article…

March 28, 2017

Starting with seeds; sprouting plants inside gets a jump on gardening season

It’s 8:30 on Sunday morning and Travis Shoup is all smiles walking back to his Moon home from his newly Read the full article…

March 24, 2017

Planting peas is a St. Patrick’s Day tradition

It was my grandmother who said “always start your peas on St. Patrick’s Day,” and that’s what I’ve done every Read the full article…

March 16, 2017

A passion for orchids; growers reveal the secrets to make them thrive

Bright white fluorescent lights bathe intricate colorful orchid blooms in April Arroyo’s Penn Hills plant room, which masquerades as an Read the full article…

March 10, 2017

Heirlooms provide history, beauty and taste

In childhood, Scott Kunst was captivated by old things, whether it was the overgrown farmhouse on his paper route or Read the full article…

March 2, 2017

Get started now for a fresh herb harvest all summer

Although cabin fever hasn’t been a problem during this mild winter, there’s always still an itch (or ache) to get Read the full article…

February 23, 2017

Spring Color Arrives Early as Cheery Snow Crocus Emerge Alongside Snowdrops

Love songs fill the air from trees above as birds compete for mates. All I can do is smile while Read the full article…

February 20, 2017

All-America Selections have been winners for 85 years

For 85 years, plant breeders have been sending their new varieties to All-America Selections hoping to be chosen for the Read the full article…

February 16, 2017

Free Book Friday! Win a copy of Fresh From The Garden

I’ll be giving away a great garden book every Friday at the Everybody Gardens Facebook page. All you have to Read the full article…

February 15, 2017

Snowdrops are miraculous little signs of spring

It’s always a mystery when snowdrops will bloom. I’ve seen them flower in my garden as early as January 15th Read the full article…

February 13, 2017

The story of “The Octopus Cactus,” started from a little side shoot

If you happen to be walking through Phipps Conservatory and Botanic Gardens and hear someone whistling, humming or singing, it’s Read the full article…

February 9, 2017

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