Doug’s mailbag: Wildflowers, cicadas, tree identifications and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about wildflowers, cicadas, tree identifications and more.

May 24, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Rabbit problem, discouraging dogs, geraniums and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a rabbit problem, keeping dogs away from your plants, geraniums and more.

May 21, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Propagation, rhubarb, hydrangeas and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about shrub propagation, growing better rhubarb, protecting hydrangeas and more.

May 10, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Native grass, safe cleaners, garlic and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about native grass, safe cleaners, garlic growth and more in this week’s mailbag.

April 26, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Yellow seedlings, wild onions, milkweed and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about yellow seedlings, wild onions, planting milkweed seeds and more in a king-sized mailbag.

April 22, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: 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

Doug’s mailbag: Yew pollen, leaf mold as mulch, thistle and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about the best time to trim a yew shrub, using leaf mold as mulch, battling thistle and more.

April 15, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Soil testing, protecting bulbs, fig tree care and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about soil testing, protecting your bulbs from critters, fig tree care and more.

April 12, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Apple tree lichens, kiwi plant, growing pea sprouts and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about growths on an apple tree, what to do with a kiwi plant and how to start growing pea sprouts.

March 23, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Planting grass, starting tomatoes, zinnias and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about planting grass now, starting tomatoes, zinnia problems and more.

March 17, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Blackberry bush, garlic sprouts and a gardenia tree

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about a blackberry bush that’s growing too well, garlic sprouts and a gardenia tree.

February 26, 2019

Doug’s mailbag: Poison ivy, amaryllis troubles, tomatoes and more

Everybody Gardens editor Doug Oster answers questions about getting rid of poison ivy, dealing with a struggling amaryllis, tomato fungus and more.

February 8, 2019