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.

Doug’s mailbag: Lemon tree, Knockout roses, soil repair and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a lemon tree, Knockout roses, soil repair and more.

October 19, 2018

Food bank garden helps the hungry, shipping container project will feed more

Food bank garden helps the hungry, shipping container project will feed more

October 18, 2018

New Gardener: Tomatoes still growing strong and planning for the fall

Tomatoes are still going strong in October for the New Gardener, and it’s time to start planning for the fall, but warm weather is causing some delays.

October 15, 2018

Doug’s mailbag: Butterfly weed, tomato seeds, rose bushes and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about butterfly weed, saving tomato seeds, winterizing rose bushes and more in this week’s mailbag.

October 12, 2018

Garlic gift inspires young gardener

A gift of garlic inspires a young gardener to carry on a planting legacy.

October 10, 2018

Doug’s mailbag: Roses, Japanese beetles, planting garlic and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about regrowing roses, treating Japanese beetles, planting garlic and more.

October 8, 2018

Woolly bear caterpillar says hard winter or mild!

Can woolly bear caterpillars predict the severity of winter?

October 7, 2018

Doug’s mailbag: Artillery fungus, heliotropes, crown gall and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about mysterious spots, moving a heliotrope, treating crown gall and more.

October 6, 2018

Garlic donation helps garden at women’s prison

A garlic donation will help out the inmates who care for a garden at the minimum security women’s prison SCI Cambridge Springs in Crawford County.

October 5, 2018

Compost is the building block of all gardens and the best way to recycle

Compost is the building block for all gardens

October 4, 2018

Mushrooms and fungi are beautiful

Mushrooms and fungi are beautiful, enjoy them in the garden. They have a wide variety of shapes, sizes and colors.

October 2, 2018

Amy’s dahlias

Check out this amazing display of dahlias from a friend of Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster.

October 2, 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.”