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U.S. Plant Zones Explained

OREGON By Laura at Garden Answer USDA Plant Hardiness Zone Map – http://planthardiness.ars.usda.gov/PH… Hey Canadian neighbors! Most of the information in this video applies to you as well! For more specific zone information for your particular area, check out this website: http://www.planthardiness.gc.ca/ 🙂 ~Laura This video was made in partnership with Proven Winners https://www.provenwinners.com Follow …Read more »

Go Wild, Go Native

MINNEAPOLIS, MN By the Nature Conservancy Get Wild, Go Native! Native gardening is good for our air, our water and us. Join our “Go Native” group to learn about all of the ways you can “Get Wild” in your life! Sign up at nature.org/GoNative to receive monthly “Plant This, Not That” gardening tips and updates …Read more »

How to Care for Young Grape Vines

MAINE University of Maine Cooperative Extension demonstrates how to prune and train young grape vines. GGVideos editor’s note: Good video on pruning young grape vines.

How to Prune Roses

JACKSON & PERKINS, a U.S. company In this video, Expert Rosarian, Paul Zimmerman, shares more of his wisdom with us, walking us through the basics of rose pruning. There’s no need to worry – it’s easy! As Paul says, roses are plants, too! They are just flowering shrubs, which means gardeners shouldn’t be intimidated by …Read more »

Basics of Landscape Design

OKLAHOMA STATE Oklahoma Gardening host Kim Toscano meets with Landscape Designer Patrick Bones to discuss elements of landscape design. Visit Oklahoma State’s website and Youtube channel for more info.

How to Make Pruning Cuts

U. of KENTUCKY Pruning trees is a common landscaping task. The main reason we prune trees is to create and maintain strong structure, control size and shape, and produce a healthy tree. Pruning should begin early in the life of a tree, and at regular intervals. In this short video, learn the tools and techniques you’ll …Read more »

Improved Paper Towel and Baggy Method for Germinating Seeds

BY ROBERT PAVLIS FROM GARDEN FUNDAMENTALS Learn about an improved method for seed germination. I demonstrate the traditional paper towel method as well as my improved baggy method. Speed up the germination process for any kind of seed. I have used this method on hundreds of different kinds of seed including perennials, alpines, bulbs, trees …Read more »

Good Fertilizers and Growing Media for Houseplants

U. MARYLAND Dave Clement, UMD Plant Pathologist and Carrie Engel of Valley View Farms Garden and Nursery in Cockeysville, MD review many different foliage houseplant food options. For more information, visit the Home and Garden Information website or the Youtube channel. 

How to Grow a Lemon Tree from Seed

BY DIY HOME AND GARDEN Learn how to grow almost all types of citrus trees from grocery bought fruits such as oranges, grapefruit, limes, and clementine. To see the 2 week update with results click the link here: https://youtu.be/jNZHwoGur4A

Soil Amendment Myths

WYOMING, by the U. Wyoming Extension (with cautions that apply everywhere) Gypsum and lime are common garden store products. Learn why they’re not useful in Wyoming soils.

From Turfgrass to Central Florida Native Plant Landscape

CENTRAL FLORIDA This 12,000 ft² residential lot which faces a golf course was transformed from a typical builder-installed turf grass lawn into a diverse native plant landscape. All changes were made with full approval of the architectural review committee in this deed restricted community. Only two “islands” (600 ft² total) of grass remain in functional …Read more »

How to Clean out a Flower Bed

OREGON By Laura with Garden Answer. Prairie Winds® ‘Desert Plains’ Pennisetum – http://goo.gl/XdShbQ Rock ‘N Grow® ‘Maestro’ Sedum – http://goo.gl/IvakY2 Anna’s Magic Ball™ Arborvitae – http://goo.gl/hlb9xP Amazing Daisies™ Daisy May® – http://goo.gl/HA2KdL Lo & Behold® ‘Blue Chip’ Butterfly Bush – http://goo.gl/v8lDlZ Fruit Punch® ‘Sweetie Pie’ Pinks Dianthus – http://goo.gl/ZS7rse Felco 2 Pruners – http://amzn.to/2lWIjAz Atlas …Read more »