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.

Anthony Bourdain inspires new tomato from TomatoFest

Dagma Lacey and Gary Ibsen are in love with each other and heirloom tomatoes

January 24, 2019

Winter blooming hellebore withstands the cold

Winter Rose is a winner in the garden.

January 23, 2019

In the Garden: Exploring the beauty of the Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show at Phipps

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster gets a tour of the Orchid and Tropical Bonsai Show at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garden.

January 22, 2019

The ultimate seed source list courtesy of Everybody Gardens readers

Great list of seed sources

January 22, 2019

Garden trends revealed at Mid Atlantic Nursery Trade Show

Learn what’s hot for gardeners this year from MANTS.

January 17, 2019

In the Garden: Attracting birds to the landscape

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster is attracting birds to the garden. Once they establish a foraging route, they’ll use it in the spring and feed on insects for their young. They help us garden!

January 17, 2019

Everybody Gardens readers share their amaryllis photos

Everybody Gardens readers share their photos of the beautiful amaryllis, as the indoor flowers can keep you sane when you’re not able to be out gardening.

January 11, 2019

Fight The Blight program replacing Slippery Rock trees needs your help

Crowdfunding Fight The Blight will replace sick and dying trees in Slippery Rock

January 10, 2019

In the Garden: The Musical!

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster wrote, directed, produced and starred in the riveting musical version of In the Garden. It celebrates gardening during a mild winter.

January 9, 2019

Buy balsam seeds from elderly couple featured in EG

Couple offer balsam seeds to fellow gardeners

January 9, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Unknown plants, Christmas cactus and raised bed gardens

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about unknown houseplants, the best material for a raised bed garden and Christmas cactus care.

January 4, 2019

As Phipps turns 125, here’s a look at the history of Pittsburgh’s conservatory

The rich history of Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

January 3, 2019

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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.”