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Stakes and Plant Supports

OREGON Published on Apr 13, 2017 by Garden Time TV Tired of floppy summer blooms? Now is the time to start thinking about plant supports to keep them standing tall!

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 »

Why You Need Mulch

CONNECTICUT By John W. Holden , owner of Land Designs.com: Every spring homeowners around the world flock to the local home improvement store to buy bags of mulch. Here’s a great example of why you should buy mulch and what happens if you don’t apply it.

5 Awesome Garden Tools

OREGON By Laura with Garden Answer Felco 2 Pruner – http://amzn.to/2lWIjAz Atlas Gloves – http://amzn.to/2mbywbe Corona Pruning Saw – http://amzn.to/2mWzlrW Pop up Garden Bag – http://amzn.to/2ncPmGi Adjustable Steel Rake – https://goo.gl/oEEU3L Follow us Here: Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/gardenanswer Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/gardenanswer Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/gardenanswer Email: contact@gardenanswer.com Send Mail To – 580 S Oregon St, Ontario, Oregon 97914 Brands we …Read more »

How to Read a Plant Tag

OREGON By Laura (Garden Answer) for Proven Winners You rely on plant labels to give you the information you need to be successful in choosing and growing your new plants. But do you really know what everything on those labels mean? Here’s a quick visual guide to decoding plant labels.

The Difference between Annuals and Perennials

CLAYTON, NC Published on Apr 26, 2017 The Difference Between Annuals and Perennials. In this video I talk about the differences between Annual and Perennial Plants. Annual are plants that only last one year in your area. Perennials are plants that are hardy in your area year after year. HortTube Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/HortTube/ HortTube Instagram …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 »

The Pros and Cons of using Weed Control Fabric

NORTH CAROLINA By landscape professional Jim Putnam of HortTube. Bottom line: Weed control fabric only temporarily reduces the number of weeds. It prevents soil improvement and keeps the soil to wet. It is useful when making decorative stone paths. With over 30 years experience in the green industry, Jim has worked in high end garden …Read more »

Managing Weeds in the Landscape

MIDWEST By horticulturist Melinda Myers for Pasquesi Home and Gardens in the Chicago area. Weeds – seems like they’re everywhere. Taking over the garden, growing through the shrubs and crowding out the grass in the lawn. There are so many you haven’t a clue where to begin. Manage them like any big task, one small step at …Read more »

Mail Order Plants

NEBRASKA From the University of Nebraska at Lincoln’s Backyard Farmer: Extension Landscape Horticulture Specialist Kim Todd guides us through ordering plants from mail order catalogs.

How to Fold a Newspaper Container for Plants

MARYLAND By the University of Maryland Extension’s Home and Garden Information Center. Thanks to Allegheny and Garrett Counties. Step by step directions can be found at http://go.umd.edu/paperpot.

How to Transplant Bare-Root Native Plants

AUSTIN, TX From the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center. Wendy Redding, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center horticulturist shares her tips for having success when planting bare-root natives in six easy steps. Find these 6 steps highlighted in the Spring 2011 Wildflower Magazine.