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How to Water

MIDWEST Nationally known gardening expert, author & TV/radio host Melinda Myers offers simple techniques to help your gardens grow, help you conserve water and limit the time you spend watering. Melinda Myers, best known for her gardener friendly and practical approach to gardening, has more than 30 years of horticulture experience in both hands-on and instructional settings. …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 Water Native (or any) Plants

AUSTIN, 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 of Central Texas Gardener: Just because a plant is native doesn’t mean we’re off the hook to water. Andrea DeLong-Amaya from the …Read more »

How to Radically Rejuvenate an Old Azalea

WHEATON, MARYLAND From Brookside Gardens: Phil Normandy shows how to severely prune an overgrown azalea in order to stimulate new growth on lower branches. Learn more at the Brookside Gardens Youtube Channel.

How to Prune Evergreen Azaleas

SEATTLE, WA Learn how to prune evergreen Azaleas from renowned pruning guru Cass Turnbull, founder of PlantAmnesty. PlantAmnesty’s mission is to end the senseless torture and mutilation of trees and shrubs, due to mal-pruning.  Join the 1,100 members in 46 states – and counting – who support the mission and stay in touch. Cass has …Read more »

Pruning (or NOT pruning) Rhododendrons

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON Learn how to prune Rhododendrons from renowned pruning guru Cass Turnbull, founder of PlantAmnesty.  PlantAmnesty’s mission is to end the senseless torture and mutilation of trees and shrubs, due to mal-pruning.  Join the 1,100 members in 46 states – and counting – who support the mission and stay in touch. Cass has lots …Read more »

Design with Succulents

SAN DIEGO, CAL Garden photojournalist Debra Lee Baldwin, author of author of several best-selling books about succulents. visits Nancy Dalton’s garden in north San Diego county. Debra shows and explains many of the great succulent design ideas the garden exemplifies, and IDs its most significant succulents and other waterwise plants. The garden won the city’s drought-tolerant …Read more »