Gardening Tips

Learn more about gardening with our Gardening Tips.

On your skin or in your yard – how to deal with poison oak and ivy
On your skin or in your yard, how to deal with poison oak and ivy.
Spruce up older camellias with a late spring trim
Here’s how to give your old camellia a makeover.
Dormant sprays can help reduce pests & disease in home orchards
Even the most vigilant gardeners may need to spray their fruit trees during the dormant season to reduce overwintering pest and disease organisms.
Snow or lack thereof - effects on landscape plants
Snow is an excellent insulator and can protect landscape plants from the devastating effects of repeated freezing and thawing.
Grow your own Christmas chestnuts
If you’ve ever dreamed of roasting chestnuts by an open fire, you might want to consider growing your own.
Choose live Christmas tree carefully
Before purchasing a live winter holiday tree, consumers need to think about what they will do with the tree when the holidays are over.
Late winter or early spring is time to plant parsley
Parsley is a wonderful addition to a kitchen garden.
How to buy and care for geraniums
How to buy and care for tender geraniums.
Hints for entering produce at county fairs
Summer is the time for county fairs.
Protect heat-loving eggplants from cold
Protect heat-loving eggplants from cold.