Stories From the Garden

  • A Celebration of ‘Pickwick’ Crocus

  • A New Beginning at 60

  • Advice for Japanese maples after the freeze from Davey Tree

    Here are tips to deal with a Japanese maple ...

  • All of Doug’s Columns for The Green Voice

    The healing power of the garden for this ...

  • Container planting 101 for flowers and veggies as seen on PTL

    Here's a great formula for planting containers ...

  • Donate extra vegetable seedlings to Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

    You can help the hungry by donating your ...

  • Free Plants From Jeannette, PA Gardener

  • Free Tomato Seeds Found on WWII Battlefield

  • Garden clubs donate seeds to food bank and others in need

    Garden clubs donate nearly 4000 packets ...

  • Giant tithonia, deadheading, fertilizing containers and more

    Check out this giant Mexican sunflower and ...

  • Guest Post: Losing an old friend growing in the front yard

    One gardener reflects on the loss of an ...

  • Had enough? Ready to throw in the towel? Keep gardening!

    Gardening is easy when it's easy and hard ...

  • Houseplants Heal During Hard Times

  • In Doug’s Garden: Bargain hanging basket fun!

    It's so much fun to save money! It's bargain ...

  • In Doug’s Garden: Joe Hamm’s Daffodil Hortus (Collection)

  • In Doug’s Garden: Making more tomato plants

    You can make more tomato plants by taking ...

  • In Doug’s Garden: The I can’t throw anything away show

    Growing up with two parents who lived through ...

  • Joe Hamm’s Daffodil Hortus bulb sale

    Below is an email from Joe Hamm who runs ...

  • Join Doug on a trip to Croatia on a private yacht July 2021

    We're going to have fun exploring Croatia ...

  • Making Garlic Scape Pesto on Pittsburgh Today Live

    Garlic scape pesto is my favorite way to ...

  • Phipps to reopen as seen on PTL

    Phipps is reopening!

  • Planting a container with Pitt Moss

    Planting a big container with Pitt Moss! ...

  • Planting tomatoes for early and healthy harvest from PTL

    Harvest the first tomato of the season and ...

  • Poison ivy control tip from gardener is safe and inexpensive

    This is a great way to garden and stay safe ...

  • ShrubBucket offers unique plants in a new way (with discount code)

    ShrubBucket ships interesting plants right ...

  • Succession planting with Pitt Moss in your Victory Garden

    Succession planting is a great way to have ...

  • The Beauty of Daffodils from PTL

  • The story of the 3945 tomato found on WWII battlefield

    The '3945' tomato was discovered while crossing ...

  • Thursday 7pm webinar about my trip to Croatia in 2021

    I'll be hosting a webinar on Thursday at ...

  • Tour the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden as seen on PTL

    The Pittsburgh Botanic Garden has reopened. ...

  • Watering the garden the right way from PTL

    There's a right way to water the garden ...

  • Win a “Trees Are The Answer” t-shirt from Davey Tree

    You can win a t-shirt from Davey Tree which ...