Local nursery The Natural Gardener offers classes, plants, gifts
Community Impact Newspaper
The Natural Gardener in Southwest Austin sells various flowers, plants and herbs. Kelli Weldon/Community Impact Newspaper. By Kelli Weldon| Posted Oct. 25, 2016 Oct 24, 2016 at 7:55 am. FacebookTwitter · Email · Share. copy. The Natural Gardener.and more »
- The Avid Gardener: Helping Houseplants Survive Through Winter Months
State College News
It is not easy to have a green thumb, but many fall gardeners certainly qualify. This time of year they are extremely busy because fall is a time when there is much to do. Among other things, they have to winterize their extensive gardens, take ...
- Master Gardener: Vibrant sugar maple is New York's tree
The Daily News Online
It takes about 40 gallons of maple tree sap to make 1 gallon of pure maple syrup. Tweet. ARTICLE OPTIONS. A A. print this article. e-mail this article. The signature tree for fall color in the Northeast is the sugar maple (Acer saccharum). It is known ...
- Rutgers Master Gardener program gives awards for excellence
The Rutgers University Master Gardener Program, a volunteer organization of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, annually recognizes the outstanding work accomplished by members of each county organization by presenting Awards for ...
- Fond du Lac Reporter
Seed selection key to fruitful gardens
Fond du Lac Reporter
Now that fall has arrived, gardens are finished and the fruits of labor have all been harvested. It is pumpkin time, and many individuals wonder if they can save the seeds from pumpkins and squash to plant them next year. The answer is a very definite ...
- Greenville News
Gardener's Guide: White Blooming Hydrangeas
Last week we discussed Hydrangea macrophylla, which is the old fashioned big leaf hydrangea. Big leaf hydrangea blooms in colors of pink to blue to purple, and the blooms have either the characteristic pom-pom or lacecap types of flowers. Today we will ...
Falling branch kills gardener | SFBay :: San Francisco Bay Area ...
A 77-year-old man died Friday afternoon when a fallen tree branch struck him as he was watering a garden at his San Rafael home, according to the Marin ...and more »
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The walled kitchen garden at Ballymaloe, in Shanagarry, Ireland in County Cork, provides their restaurant and cookery school with much of its produce. Come with me through the garden gate and see what a working potager looks like.
Blundering Gardener: Forgotten surprise salvias finally bloom indoors - TwinCities.com-Pioneer PressTwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Blundering Gardener: Forgotten surprise salvias finally bloom indoors
Our relationship began at the Friends School Plant Sale, when I grabbed six pint-sized pots of salvia. I had just added S. quaranitica “Black and Blue” to my cart. This salvia brings hummingbirds to my garden with its tubular cobalt flowers. Who doesn ...
- Vail Daily News
Local master gardener program earns state honors
COSHOCTON - Coshocton County Master Gardener Volunteers Reta Grewell and Betty Williams recently attended the annual Ohio Master Gardner Volunteer Conference in Cuyahoga Falls. The Coshocton County Master Gardener program annual plant sale ...
Colorado Master Gardener program returns to Eagle, Jan. 26Vail Daily News
Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County's Master Gardener Horticulture Hotline will ch
- Literary Gardener: Fall is full of beginnings for seeds
“Who could believe in prophecies … that the world would end this summer, while one milkweed with faith matured its seeds?” — Henry David Thoreau, “Faith in a Seed,” 1993. I enjoy many aspects of fall — crisp-cool mornings, red and gold leaves, even ...
- Duluth News Tribune
ASK A MASTER GARDENER: Dealing with scale insects
Duluth News Tribune
Q: I recently noticed white spots on two ornamental pine trees in my yard. A little research seems to indicate they are scale insects and that they'll damage the trees if I leave them. All the websites I find say it doesn't work to spray them at this ...
- Tulsa World
Master Gardener: Perennials give clues when its time to divide, replant
A general rule of thumb for dividing and replanting perennials like Asian lilies is that it depends on the time of blooming. For those blooming in spring, fall division may be best, and for those blooming in summer and fall, divide in spring (or after ...and more »
- 'Cool Flowers' and hardy annuals
Napa Valley Register
My new favorite book is “Cool Flowers” by Lisa Mason Ziegler (St. Lynn's Press). The subtitle of Ziegler's book is “How to Grow and Enjoy Long-Blooming Hardy Annual Flowers Using Cool Weather Techniques.” That's a long description, but with autumn upon ...
Master Gardener: Decorating, eating and composting for a sustainable Halloween - Reno Gazette JournalReno Gazette Journal
Master Gardener: Decorating, eating and composting for a sustainable Halloween
Reno Gazette Journal
Halloween is coming. It is time to bring pumpkins home from farmers' fields, farmers' markets, supermarkets or your favorite garden shop. Most of the pumpkins carried home will be carving pumpkins. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, about ...and more »
- Indianapolis Star
Hoosier Gardener: FFA students learn about arboriculture during career tours
There's a saying in the green industry that we need to start them young if we want horticulturists, arborists, plant breeders and growers, garden center managers, landscapers and others in the future. One tact is to expose them to various aspects of ...
- MASTER GARDENER: Japanese maples add color, elegance to ...
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
lifestyle_homegarden The Japanese maple can add beauty to any landscape with its breathtaking, colorful foliage that can range from green to crimson, orange, ...and more »
MASTER GARDENER: Japanese maples add color, elegance to landscape - Northeast Mississippi Daily JournalMASTER GARDENER: Japanese maples add color, elegance to landscape
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
lifestyle_homegarden The Japanese maple can add beauty to any landscape with its breathtaking, colorful foliage that can range from green to crimson, orange, pink, white or gold. With its varying leaf shape from lacy, an almost feathery shape, to ...and more »
'He's lucky I wasn't pruning:' gardener confronts flasher
DECATUR, Ga. -- A Decatur woman is using a garden hose to fight crime in her neighborhood. Nancy Eilen said a man exposed himself right next to her home on Tuesday. 11Alive contacted Decatur police and found out there was another similar incident in ...and more »
- Victoria Advocate
Master gardener gives gardening tips
Look for the Gardeners' Dirt column in the Victoria Advocate on Sundays written by members of the Victoria County Master Gardener Association, an educational outreach of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension - Victoria County. To contact the association, call ...
- Turn trimmings into gardener's gold
Simi Valley Acorn
ROUND AND ROUND—Tumbler composters are great for small spaces and make loading, unloading ROUND AND ROUND—Tumbler composters are great for small spaces and make loading, unloading and turning an easy job. Courtesy of ...
Oxford Street: Guerrilla gardener and daughter, 7, plant tree and leave adorable note on shopping street - Evening StandardEvening Standard
Oxford Street: Guerrilla gardener and daughter, 7, plant tree and leave adorable note on shopping street
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- Henrico Master Gardener training program accepting applications through Oct. 28
The Henrico County Office of Virginia Cooperative Extension is accepting applications for its next volunteer Master Gardener training program, which provides instruction in all aspects of horticulture. Participants will work alongside other gardening ...and more »
- Statesman Journal
Master Gardener Q&A: Shriveled grapes
Question: I have some Merlot and Cabernet Sauvignon grapes I'm growing as winegrapes in my garden. I have 24 vines and 21 of them have this whitish look and the berries are shriveling up before harvest. I do spray them with baking soda and fungicide ...
Cal the gardener
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Every year, Coach Cal has a new team. This season, there's a fresh crop of five main contributors. The media once again picked the Cats to win the SEC Wednesday. 4 Cats made preseason, all-SEC teams. For Cal, it's just fun to ...and more »
- Reader comment: The autumn gardener checklist
Twin Falls Times-News
As summers sun sets and falls chill descends, many gardeners put away their gloves and stack up their shovels. Most hope that outdoor tasks have ended for the year and they can cozy up to a nice fire. But the reality of the situation is that there is ...
GARDENER STATE: Finding your niche with flowers
James Neal and his wife have dedicated their garden to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Staff video by Suzanne Russell. BRI EST 1020 Garden State Photo 1. Unveiling the 2015 Garden of Excellence Award at the Rudolf W. van der Goot Rose Garden are (left to ...and more »
- Daily Mail
Walsall Council gardener filmed kicking over flower vases and trampling on graves
This is the shocking moment a council gardener was captured on camera kicking over flower vases and trampling over graves while working at a cemetery. Mehboob Matloob, 45, decided to film the worker after grieving families complained about plots of ...
- The San Luis Obispo Tribune
A lazy gardener lets Mother Nature do fall cleanup
The San Luis Obispo Tribune
Hydrangeas bloom in the garden of Kit and Gene Lamparter of Cambria. Lee Oliphant Special to The Cambrian. i. Hydrangeas bloom in the garden of Kit and Gene Lamparter of Cambria. Lee Oliphant Special to The Cambrian. By Lee Oliphant. Special to The ...
- Wilson County News
Turn yard waste into gardener's gold
Wilson County News
GARDENER'S SUPPLY CO. — Turn garden and yard waste into nutrient-rich material by composting. A two-drum composter such as this one speeds the process. E-Mail this Story to a Friend · Print this Story. October 19, 2016 91 views. Post a comment.
- Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
Master Gardener volunteer training course offered
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
University of Illinois Extension's Master Gardener volunteers make a difference in our communities – whether they're teaching school children how bees pollinate crops, answering homeowner questions at the farmers market, or promoting native prairie ...
- Being a lazy gardener
So Md News (subscription)
We teach our kids that hard work and perseverance pay off. “Git 'er done” is one phrase my kids hear a lot around our house whether we're talking about doing homework, putting away the laundry, or emptying the dishwasher. At our house, as I'm sure at ...and more »
- Freeport Journal-Standard
Freeport gardener grows wheelbarrow-sized watermelon
FREEPORT — Larry Bell has been gardening for more than 50 years, but he's never grown a watermelon as big as the one sitting in a wheelbarrow in his driveway. Bell said there's no way for him find out just how much this behemoth weighs, but he knows ...
The Gardener and the Carpenter
The psychologist Alison Gopnik is worried about modern day parenting, including her own. It's too much like being a carpenter, she says, where you shape chosen materials into a final, preconceived product. Kids don't work like that. In a new book ...
- Posted by WesternGardener
The idea of a no-dig garden that builds rich soil sounds like a perfect solution for organic vegetable gardeners. But does lasagna mulching really work?
- SF Weekly
Premiere: Max Gardener's "Lessons of a Daydream"
For a rollicking good time, listen to this San Francisco indie pop artist's new single. Jessie Schiewe; Tue Oct 18th, 2016 9:43am; All Shook DownPremiere. untitled-1-1. Max Gardener is a 19-year-old self-proclaimed “bedroom producer” based out of San ...
- Colonial gardener speaks in Mathews
Daily Press (blog)
Greene will share his concept of “Gardening Under Cover” at Kingston Parish on Main Street at 7:00 p.m. The program is co-hosted by the Mathews County Historical Museum, the Mathews Garden Club and the Mathews County Historical Society. According ...
- Master Gardener: Delivering the kale
The Daily News Online
Kale is a cool season vegetable, which can extend your vegetable garden season. It can also add color and texture to your flower beds in its ornamental form. Kale is a member of the cabbage family (Brassica oleracea), which also includes broccoli, ...
- 2017 Master Gardener Class Reminder... | Longview News-Journal ...
Longview News-Journal (blog)
Just a reminder that the 2017 Gregg-Harrison County Master Gardener class is taking registrations until Friday, December 11, 2016. The program is a fantastic ...and more »
- 2017 Master Gardener Class Reminder...
Longview News-Journal (blog)
Just a reminder that the 2017 Gregg-Harrison County Master Gardener class is taking registrations until Friday, December 11, 2016. The program is a fantastic one for those folks wanting to learn more about gardening, landscapes, insects and diseases as ...and more »
- A passion becomes a mission for Blany - the terrace gardener
Mangaluru, Oct 16: If you thought that organic food is the latest fad which has caught the fancy of people in India, chances are that you aren't aware of the latest developments or trends. Of course, it was a fad and still is a craze among those who ...
- How to dry cabbage and protect against cats | THE COMPLEAT HOME GARDENER
The second week of October is still a great time to plant so keep digging, dividing and adding bulbs to the garden. In the vegetable garden it is a good time to cut back and pull out the frost damaged bean, squash and any diseased tomato plants. Fall ...
- Master Gardener: A few end-of-season reminders
The Livingston County News
Winter move. The plants in this photo will stay in their pots, moved to my basement for the winter. They include dahlia, oxalis, geranium, alocasia, canna and calla lilies. Tweet. ARTICLE OPTIONS. A A. print this article. e-mail this article. It has ...and more »
- Livingston County News | Master Gardener: A few end-of-season ...
The Livingston County News
Winter move. The plants in this photo will stay in their pots, moved to my basement for the winter. They include dahlia, oxalis, geranium, alocasia, canna and ...and more »
- TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press
Blundering Gardener: I've learned my lesson about securing ladders
It's comforting to know that some of you are concerned for my safety, especially after reading last week's column about my ladder mishap. A reader emailed me to suggest I improve my ladder set. “Ladder set” refers to the positioning of a ladder against ...
- Master Gardener online course in 2017
Walker Pilot Independent
If you have an interest in plants and would enjoy sharing this with others, consider applying to become a University of Minnesota Master Gardener. Applications are now being accepted through Nov. 30 by Hubbard County Extension. The internship begins ...and more »
- Master Gardener online course in 2017 - The Pilot Independent ...
Walker Pilot Independent
Cultivate the wisdom and joy of gardening by becoming a master gardener.and more »
- State College News
The Avid Gardener: The Story Behind All Those Fall Pumpkins
State College News
(LORA GAUSS/For the Gazette) A pumpkin centerpiece adorned with natural materials is easy to make. Click photo for gallery. Pumpkins seem to be lurking all around us these fall months. They are seemingly everywhere, such as in lit displays at the Penn ...and more »
Impetuous Gardener: Non-president Benjamin BadKitten's left with a T-shirt and his memories - Moscow-Pullman Daily NewsMoscow-Pullman Daily News
Impetuous Gardener: Non-president Benjamin BadKitten's left with a T-shirt and his memories
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
At our house, the repeated litany of "What might have been" seems to consume Benjamin BadKitten's thoughts. Ever since he watched the two televised presidential debates with my husband and me, he's been suffering from a major case of regret. My Maine ...
- Tulsa World
Master Gardener: Azaleas can be planted in fall or spring
Azaleas should be planted in early spring or in fall once the weather cools. BILL SEVIER/for the Tulsa World. Buy this photo. Garden tips. • Peonies, daylilies and other spring-flowering perennials should be divided or planted now. • Dig and store ...and more »
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