Ask the Gardener: Tithonia seeds, bulb auger, elephant ears and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about starting tithonia flowers from seed, whether it’s time to plant elephant ears and much more.

April 19, 2019

Ask the Gardener: Bellflowers, sweet potato vine, deer/garlic and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a mystery flower, whether sweet potato vine is edible and if deer will eat garlic.

October 26, 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

Ask the Gardener: Canada thistle, compost, bolting parsley and more

Gardening editor Doug Oster gets asked a lot of questions. A lot. And he doesn’t mind offering gardening advice. But Read the full article…

August 20, 2018

Water Garden offers a retreat for young family

The soothing sounds of running water surround Scott and Catie Walsh as they hold their 7-month-old daughter Amara in their Read the full article…

July 11, 2018

Ask the Gardener: Zebra grass, pale vegetables and yellow nutsedge

Gardening editor Doug Oster gets asked a lot of questions. A lot. And he doesn’t mind offering gardening advice. But Read the full article…

June 5, 2018

Compost tutorials, plant sale on the horizon in Western Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Resources Council has a number of workshops in Allegheny County including one focused on backyard composting and another Read the full article…

April 27, 2018

Compost cooks a roast!

Randy McManus came up to me in March at the Duquesne Light Home and Garden show with an amazing compost Read the full article…

September 14, 2017