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Seed catalogs offer winter therapy for gardeners

“I can sit down and read a seed catalog like a book,” says Deborah Stiffler-Zugates of Blairsville. It’s an annual Read the full article…

January 5, 2017

Homemade container called a trough is easy and fun to make

Al Deurbrouck’s love for rock gardening becomes instantly evident when pulling up to his South Park home. Low-growing plants line Read the full article…

December 29, 2016

A city slickers first garden

A city slickers first garden In March of 1974, I moved from Pittsburgh to Leadmine, a small rural town in Read the full article…

December 29, 2016

My Maple Tree

My Maple Tree by Nancy Martin They say that “home is where you hang your heart.” Growing up in West Read the full article…

December 29, 2016

Amaryllis, paperwhites and hyacinth create a beautiful windowsill

The first day in Amsterdam, I stumbled onto the floating Flower Market along the Singel canal. The huge amaryllis bulbs Read the full article…

December 22, 2016

Houseplants get gardeners through the winter

Stepping out of the cold and into the lush greenery at Chapon’s Greenhouse in Baldwin is like walking into a Read the full article…

December 22, 2016

A Garden of Ice

This is what happens when you turn a photographer loose during an ice storm.  

December 17, 2016

Winter beauties, these plants are stars in the cold

It’s comforting to know that even Keith S. Kaiser, the executive director of the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, still had bulbs Read the full article…

December 15, 2016

Gardeners share their favorite gift ideas

Social media and gardening go together like compost and seeds. When I posed the question, “What’s the best gardening gift Read the full article…

December 8, 2016

Gifts for gardeners as seen on Pittsburgh Today Live

Here are all the gifts for gardeners we talked about on Pittsburgh Today Live. The first group came from my Read the full article…

December 8, 2016

The magical blooms of the Christmas rose are the star of the winter garden

The pure white flowers of Helleborus niger push up from the cold ground just as all the trees above have Read the full article…

December 7, 2016

Free Gardening/Cooking Demo with Doug on Sunday

  On Sunday Dec. 4, 2016 I’ll be joined by radio partner and fellow Trib columnist Jessica Walliser at three Read the full article…

December 3, 2016

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