Video: Planting bulbs is fun and easy!

Video: Planting bulbs is fun and easy!

Here’s a fun and easy way to plant bulbs. There’s still time and they are on sale. Planting now means spring beauty for years.

Free ‘Perpetual Spinach’ seeds

Free ‘Perpetual Spinach’ seeds

When I put together Doug’s Free Seed Shacks this spring, I ordered way too much Swiss chard seed. It’s a variety called ‘Perpetual Spinach.’ It Belongs to the same species as chard and beets, but it’s different. It tastes more like spinach than Swiss chard.…

Planting daffodils with kids, what an amazing day

Planting daffodils with kids, what an amazing day

Working with kids in the garden is wonderful. These local children are planting bulbs, courtesy of Flowerbulbs.com

Garlic scapes (seedheads) are removed now. How to harvest and store garlic

Garlic scapes (seedheads) are removed now. How to harvest and store garlic

A little less than half my garden is filled with garlic, there are even containers filled with the plants. I would guess about two or three hundred head. I went crazy during the fall planting, hoping to grow enough homegrown garlic to get me through…

Free “You Dig” daffodils

Free “You Dig” daffodils

Mark Honess has property in Cranberry that’s going to be sold and converted into townhouses or some type of development. He want’s people to come dig the daffodils and take them to a good home. Just text Mark at this number and he’ll work out…

Testing for Doug’s Free Seed Shack at Hahn Nursery

Testing for Doug’s Free Seed Shack at Hahn Nursery

I’ve converted old newspaper sales boxes into Doug’s Free Seed Shacks. Most of them will be placed in under served communities to give residents access to seeds for food and flowers. I’ve got one filled with seeds right now at Hahn Nursery in Ross. I’d…

Doug’s Free Seed Shacks

Doug’s Free Seed Shacks

Doug’s Free Seed Shacks will offer lots of vegetable and flower seeds and will placed around Western Pennsylvania.