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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.

‘Bolero’ rose is a fragrant, disease free beauty

This fragrant rose is disease resistant

January 9, 2020

How to grow fresh herbs indoors

Growing herbs on the windowsill is easy and fun

January 9, 2020

First look at new ‘Invincibelle Ruby’ hydrangea at MANTS

This new hydrangea stays small and blooms reliably

January 9, 2020

In the Garden: Stratifying milkweed seeds, harvesting seeds from the garden and getting organized.

It’s critical to give milkweed seeds a cold treatment called stratification. It will improve germination rates dramatically. Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster shows three different ways to prepare the seeds for planting. He’s also out in the garden harvesting some morning glory seeds and inside organizing his seeds for this season’s sowing.

January 8, 2020

Caring for Christmas plants after the holidays

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster stops by KDKA’s “Pittsburgh Today Live” with tips on how to care for your healthy Christmas plants after the holidays.

January 3, 2020

Ask the Gardener: Planting milkweed, greenhouses and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about planting milkweed, greenhouse suggestions and the ‘African Sunset’ petunia.

January 3, 2020

In the Garden: Creating a bird friendly landscape

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster loves watching the birds, but they can help in the garden too. Here’s how to create the perfect landscape for the birds.

January 2, 2020

How to attract birds to the garden

Birds are fun to watch, but also help gardeners in many ways

January 1, 2020

Sophomore Gardener: Using a coldframe for the first time

Using a coldframe for the first time, the Sophomore Gardener’s vegetable growing season gets extended into the heart of winter.

December 30, 2019

Recycle your Christmas tree

Here are some ideas on how to avoid sending a tree to a landfill

December 29, 2019

Preparing garden tools for spring from PTL

Sharp tools make gardening easier, here’s how to do the job right

December 28, 2019

In the Garden: Indoor bulbs and harvesting. Testing viability of old seeds.

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is planting paperwhites and amaryllis bulbs and showing how to get the amaryllis to re-bloom. He’s also harvesting microgreens, testing the viability of old seeds and introducing you to an old friend.

December 26, 2019

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