Growing Fig Trees in a Cooler Climate

Growing Fig Trees in a Cooler Climate

Growing figs in the north can be done. Here’s how my friend Steve does in in Canada.

Doug’s favorite late summer plants

Doug’s favorite late summer plants

Check out these plant that don’t need much from the gardener. They are Doug’s late season favs.

Garden Bargains! As seen on PTL

Garden Bargains! As seen on PTL

You know how I love to get bargains at garden centers. This is the perfect time to get out there and find a few. Here’s a video from Pittsburgh Today Live which shows my secrets for saving money and improving the garden on the cheap.

Why Doesn’t My Hydrangea Bloom?

Why Doesn’t My Hydrangea Bloom?

Why doesn’t my hydrangea bloom? Find out from expert Lorraine Ballato.

Joe Hamm’s Daffodil Hortus bulb sale 2021

Joe Hamm’s Daffodil Hortus bulb sale 2021

I’m a huge fan of Joe Hamm’s Daffodil Hortus in Washington County. It’s the greatest collection of blooming daffodils I’ve ever seen. Here’s a letter from Joe which explains how to order your bulbs. The sales of the bulbs helps Joe continue his work. From…

Dealing with garden pests organically as seen on PTL

Dealing with garden pests organically as seen on PTL

Use these organic controls to keep the garden pest free.

Go to Costa Rica with Doug, Sold Out!

Go to Costa Rica with Doug, Sold Out!

I’ll be taking gardeners to Costa Rica in February of 2022. This trip has the best price point I’ve ever offered. This nine day trip explores the flora and fauna of one of this tropical paradise. We’ll visit San Jose, Coffee Plantation, Guanacaste, Monteverde Cloud…