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U.S. Botanic Garden in July

WASHINGTON, DC Located at the foot of the U.S. Capitol, very near the Mall and museums, the U.S. Botanic Garden is open every day of the year.  Across Independence Avenue is its Bartholdi Park, a local favorite. Video by DC Gardens, a nonprofit campaign promoting public gardens and gardening in the Washington, D.C. area.

Lurie Garden with Mike Nowak, Pt. 1

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS From Mike Nowak’s Dig in Chicago: Visit Lurie Gardens and discover what makes this rooftop garden so special.

Front Yard Habitat Garden

MARYLAND A front yard wildlife garden in Beltsville, MD in July 2013.  A refuge for declining pollinators. (With special thanks to Patricia Sutton and her valuable New Jersey Audubon Society recommended plants.)

Felder Rushing’s Mississippi Garden

JACKSON, MISSISSIPPI Tour and interview thanks to Oklahoma Gardening. (6/4/05) Host Steve Owens explores the low maintenance home garden of Garden Writer Felder Rushing in Jackson, Mississippi. Visit Oklahoma State’s website and Youtube channel for more info.

Virtual Tour of 10 Streetside Gardens in Maryland

GREENBELT, MD Enjoy this video showing and discussing the front yard gardens of 10 houses on Lakeside Drive in Greenbelt, Maryland. This video is a joint project of Greenbelt Access Television, GreenbeltOnline.org and the Old Greenbelt Gardening Boosters. Narration based on observations of Booster members Susan Harris, Melissa Mackey and Mary Lou Williamson.

Master Gardeners Youth Program

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, MARYLAND Montgomery County Master Gardeners’ Youth Garden at White Oak Community Recreation Center in Silver Spring, Md. Produced by the Montgomery County County Council.

Lotus Blooming at Lewis Ginter Botanic Garden – Time Lapse

RICHMOND, VA Please enjoy this time lapse movie of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s lotus blooming, shot in June of 2009. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden is in Richmond, VA, just off of interstate 95. The lotus typically bloom in late June and early July –but there is always something fabulous to see at Lewis Ginter.

Fall Colors in the Santa Fe Botanical Garden

SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO Enjoy a tour of the fall colors at the Leonora Wetland Preserve in the Santa Fe Botanical Garden.

From Lawn to Romantic Garden

From TEXAS, an episode of Central Texas Gardener, the award-winning show on KLRU in Austin.  Browse the Central Texas Gardener Youtube Channel for dozens more excellent videos, including interviews, projects, and more gardens. In this episode:  Via an episode of  Central Texas Gardener: Live on a busy street corner? See how Bob Atchison and Rob Moshein …Read more »

Small Garden Design Part 2 – Townhouse Garden

GREENBELT, MD From Garden Clips: Susan Harris of Garden Rant continues the tour as she shows us her small townhouse back yard garden. Susan removed the existing lawn and put in a small patio to serve as a seating area. She planted the surrounding beds with easy to care for perennials and potted annuals and …Read more »

Gangsta Gardening: Transforming a Neighborhood through Gardening

SOUTH CENTRAL LOS ANGELES, CA A TED Talk Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA — in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where “the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys.” Learn …Read more »

Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden in Dublin, Ireland

DUBLIN, IRELAND Shawna Coronado is at the Bloom 2010 event in Dublin, Ireland. Immediately attached to the event is one of Dublin’s world famous landmarks – the Victorian Walled Kitchen Garden at Phoenix Park. Shawna gives a short tour of the garden and also gives some green tips for viewers.