May 2013

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - Embracing Wildlife in the Garden

Toads in the garden, as insect eaters, should be valued for their role in pest control.

Posted: 5/28/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 0 comment(s)

Botanically Bizarre Madagascar

Land of unusual plants.

Posted: 5/28/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

Fruity Tomatoes?

So what, exactly, is a fruit anyway?

Posted: 5/27/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 0 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - Small Water Gardens

You can make a big splash by creating a mini water paradise in your landscape, balcony, deck, or terrace.

Posted: 5/22/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 0 comment(s)

A Hill of Beans

What is a bean and when is a bean not a bean?

Posted: 5/20/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 1 comment(s)

Plant More Trees--Inside!

Weeping Fig and other indoor Fig trees

Posted: 5/18/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - HOSTAS, The Premier Shade Perennial

If you don't have shade, hosta's is not the plant for you because our Virginia summer sun is simply too fierce.

Posted: 5/15/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 0 comment(s)

There Are Peppers in My Flowerbed!

When your sunhy spots are limited, think outside the windowbox...

Posted: 5/13/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 0 comment(s)

Movin' On Up

When and how to repot a houseplant.

Posted: 5/9/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG - Where are the Bees?

Have you noticed that you don't see as many honey bees around as you used to?

Posted: 5/7/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 0 comment(s)

Allelopaths...

Did you know that some plants don't like other plants?

Posted: 5/6/2013 by Bonnie Pega | with 0 comment(s)

The Pleasure of Terrariums

Making a terrarium.

Posted: 5/4/2013 by Margot | with 0 comment(s)

GARDEN TALK with DOUG

Mixing and matching your herbs to suit your taste and space.

Posted: 4/30/2013 by Doug Hensel | with 0 comment(s)

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