Not every plant in your garden can be a show stopper. Kit tells us about one of her favorite bridesmaids –the Crocosmia, in this Absentee Gardener column in the Blowing Rocket.
Dr. Allan Ermitage makes a case for common plant names on the latest Triangle Gardener podcast. Listeners can receive a discount on his books by entering the code TRIANGLE on his site, allanarmitage.net
Not all roses are rooted equally. Our article in the Blowing Rocket advocates for selecting roses grown on their own roots.
Growing the tomato of your dreams can be a source of frustration. I got tips from pros about ways you can modify your growing environment for a successful season.
Creating the right growing environment will produce healthy plants and save you frustration later. New episode on the Triangle Gardener podcast shares tips for success.
Making resolutions for the new year? Here’s my first interview of 2017 —weird plants, what they teach us, and what I’m resolving to do about it.
Right now North Carolina growers are shipping over 4 million poinsettias to state and national markets. These plants are photoperiodic, meaning the longer winter nights turn some of their leaves from green to red. Growers carefully schedule their plantings to… Read More ›
Fall is the best time to plant trees and we investigate options for growing fruit in our region. I interview Charles Murphy as he explains easy options and tips for success.