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How to Prune a Mature Peach Tree

NORTH CAROLINA, by NC State Extension Pruning is a very important step in maintaining peach trees. Dr. Mike Parker, Tree Fruit Extension Specialist with the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service at North Carolina State University talks about how to plant, prune, and maintain peach trees. In this video, we show how to prune a mature …Read more »

Gummosis on Peach, Plum, Apricot and Cherry Trees

COLORADO, from Colorado State University Plant Diagnostic Clinic For more information on Cytospora on stone fruits, visit the Colorado State University Extension Fact Sheet at http://www.ext.colostate.edu/pubs/cro….

Armitage on Joe Pye Weed

ATHENS, GEORGIA By Dr. Allan Armitage,  most recently of the University of Georgia.

How to Prune a Plum Tree

AUSTRALIA, by the Deep Living Project Justin Calverley from Sensory Gardens shows his technique for winter pruning of plum trees. This technique keeps the trees at a manageable height, opens up the fruit tree for maximum sun exposure and good air flow to reduce diseases and lots and lots of fruit for the coming summer …Read more »

How to Prune a Blueberry Bush

UNIVERSITY OF MAINE Tutorial on how to prune a blueberry bush. GGVideos Editor’s Note: Nice comprehensive look at pruning established blueberry bushes.  

Making Garden Mosaics: Underplanting Trees and Shrubs

UPSTATE NEW YORK From Away to Garden and The Backyard Parables” by Margaret Roach, how to underplant trees and shrubs with perennials and bulbs for shade.

How to Build a Barrel Root Cellar

INDIANA, by Dean Leatherman This is a project building small root cellars out of 55 gallon plastic drums patterned from the information in Purdue Extension Application note HO-125. This is my nephew Ben lending me a hand. It is January and they are working great. Additional info: you do have to put a drain hole …Read more »

4-Arm Kniffin system for Growing Grapes

MAINE University of Maine Cooperative Extension demonstrates the four-arm kniffin pruning technique for Concord-type grapes. Note by GGVideos editor Charlie Nardozzi: Good pruning system for home gardeners. This is the pruning system I use!

The Secret to Growing Short Paperwhites!

GARDEN ANSWER in OREGON Paperwhites are a wonderful holiday flower, but they grow too tall to fit in the shallow containers we oftentimes choose to plant them in for centerpieces and smaller displays. Watch this video to learn the secret of how to grow your paperwhites shorter than they are supposed to! You will be …Read more »

Easiest Way to Grow Lots of Sweet Potato Slips

CALIFORNIA, by Daisy Creek Farms with Jag Singh Published on Apr 8, 2019 The easiest way to grow lots of sweet potato slips is by submerging the sweet potato in a cup full of water. The slips will grow fast and develop roots. You must place the pointy side of the sweet potato up and the …Read more »

Blossom End Rot in Tomatoes

NEBRASKA by University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension’s Backyard Farmer UNL Extension Educator Amy Timmerman shows us different examples of blossom end rot in tomatoes – both external and internal – and talks about how to avoid it.

Beginning Gardening Series #1: Best Location for a Vegetable Garden

CHICAGO AREA, by Patrick Dolan of One Yard Revolution In the first video of my series for beginning gardeners, I talk about the best location for a vegetable garden. If you shop on Amazon, you can support OYR simply by clicking this link (bookmark it too) before shopping: http://www.amazon.com/?tag=oneya-20 These are the factors to consider when choosing …Read more »