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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.

What to do if you discover Spotted lanternfly

What to do if you discover Spotted lanternfly

Here’s what to do if you come across the invasive Spotted Lanternfly.

Garden Restores Once Scarred Landscape at the Carrie Blast Furnaces in Pittsburgh

Garden Restores Once Scarred Landscape at the Carrie Blast Furnaces in Pittsburgh

The Iron Garden at the Carrie Blast Furnaces National Historic Landmark is one of Pittsburgh’s hidden treasures.

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.

A Special Tour Through Highland Park’s Secret Garden, Choderwood

A Special Tour Through Highland Park’s Secret Garden, Choderwood

Choderwood is a wonderful secret garden in Highland Park.