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How to Plant a Fairy Garden

Behnke Nurseries in Beltsville, MD Horticulturist Carol Allen on creating a magical, miniature world fairy garden. Visit Behnke’s Youtube channel for more.

Espoma Reinvents Lawn Care

Espoma’s take-off on Apple’s famous video announcing the Mac – with Scotts Miracle-Gro the unnamed corporate giant – was an instant hit among independent garden centers and other gardening insiders after its showing at a trade show in 2012. As lawn-care activist Paul Tukey wrote, “In just 80 seconds it manages to be bold, provocative, and …Read more »

Beebalm and other Plants that Spread

MASSACHUSETTS Advice about Beebalm and other plants that spread in the garden from horticulturist and meteorologist Dave Epstein of GrowingWisdom.com. Visit his Youtube Channel for lots more excellent videos.

“Hometown Habitat” Trailer

Hometown Habitat is a 90-minute environmental, education documentary focused on showing how and why native plants are critical to the survival and vitality of local ecosystems. Featured is entomologist, Doug Tallamy, whose research, books and lectures on the misuse of non-native plants in landscaping sound the alarm about habitat and species loss. Tallamy provides the …Read more »

CBS Radio: Fran Sorin loves Garden Conservancy Book

Beautiful piece by Fran Sorin on CBS Radio. She gives Outstanding American Gardens five stars and says it is a must-have book.

Deciduous Azaleas

NEW HAVEN, CONN By GardenClips. Hybrid deciduous Azaleas often have a fragrance to match their beautiful, warm colored flowers. The needs of deciduous azaleas are covered here.  With host Eric Larson of the Marsh Botanical Garden at Yale University.

Urban Chinese Vegetable Garden in New Haven, CT

NEW HAVEN, CONN By GardenClips. A visit to an urban Chinese vegetable garden in New Haven, CT – an example of urban guerilla gardening.  With host Eric Larson of the Marsh Botanical Garden at Yale University.

Shade Container Inspiration

From Proven Winners, with Laura at Garden Answer (in OREGON) Here’s a little inspiration for shade containers. This is the list of plants I used: Variegated Spike – http://goo.gl/FTxA4R Shadowland® ‘Autumn Frost’ Hosta – https://goo.gl/aDmmUY Summer Wave® Large Violet Torenia – https://goo.gl/cmwhRD Blue Plectranthus – http://goo.gl/5VWBYQ Dolce® ‘Blackberry Ice’ Coral Bells Heuchera – https://goo.gl/2rAzj5 Margarita Sweet Potato …Read more »

How Often should I Water my Plants?

FLORIDA From Hawkins Corner Nursery in Plant City, Florida.

Watering Potted Plants and Containers

MASSACHUSETTS Help from horticulturist and meteorologist Dave Epstein of GrowingWisdom.com. In this episode, Dave discusses watering methods of potted plants. Visit his Youtube Channel for lots more excellent videos.

How to Identify Insect Pests in your Veg Garden

U. MARYLAND Mike Raupp, “The Bug Guy” for the University of Maryland Extension, explains how, like a crime scene investigator, you can use clues to find out what types of insects are causing damage in your garden. Look for telltale signs like chewed leaves, discoloration, distortion, dieback, and insect products. This video is brought to …Read more »