Garden designer Shirley Bovshow shares some important tips on buying garden soil. Shirley discusses how additives like perlite and vermiculite will affect your soil and your plants. Shirley also explains the best soils for various plants and vegetables.
In this episode of Growing Wisdom, we'll take a look at a variety of decorative grasses
5 Ways To Protect Your Garden From Frost
With spring around the corner, learn the best ways to protect your plants from frost as temperatures fluctuate.
How to Plant Flowers for Early Spring
Martha Stewart and guest Jerry Fritz plant early spring flowers in pots.
Tips For Preparing Your Spring Garden
Today we learn some tips for preparing your spring garden.
5 Ways To Get Your Garden Started Inside Before Moving It Outside
Five simple things you can do for your garden inside during the cold winter, before moving everything outside.
3 Cool Season Seeding Tips From Botanic Gardens
Get started on your garden now with these simple seeding tips.
How to Care for Bromeliads
Learn all you need to know about growing bromeliads,
Winter Chores To Get Your Garden Ready For Spring
With February having some decent weather, gardening guru, Linda Vater shows plenty of ways that you can prep your garden for the spring time.
Everything You Need to Know About Winter Gardening
From protecting your indoor houseplants to getting a jump start on shopping for seeds, here is what you need to know about winter gardening.
Tips for Growing Fresh Produce Indoors
Grow fresh sprouts, herbs and lettuce indoors any time of year with these simple tips.
Surprising Little Ways to Make Fresh Flowers Last Longer
Extend the life of your blooms with these easy tricks.
Okra Gardening in Scott, Louisiana
Gardener Tommy Hebert shows us how okra grows.
How to Prep Your Seeds for Spring
Prep your seeds for spring with these great tips from Garden Designer Shirley Bovshow. Despite the cold and snow, as Shirley explains, now is the perfect time to prepare your springtime garden. Shirley’s tips will help save the guessing work behind planting seeds and will save you money and time in your garden.
Winter Garden Care 101
Dave shows you how to care for your garden in the winter.
What's in Season: Honeybell Tangelos
We may be in winter, but down south it’s prime growing season. We'll show you why this is the ideal weather for growing honeybells.
Protecting Potted Plants in Winter
How to store and protect a potted plant through the winter.
DIY Faux Aquarium Planters
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow and lifestyle expert Paige Hemmis team up to show how to create a gorgeous faux aquarium planter. This craft is simple, lightweight, and won’t leave a watery mess. Paige and Shirley take you step by step through creating the planter and installing plants that will thrive in your planter.
How to Make a Succulent Pillow
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow shows how to make a beautiful succulent pillow. In reverse order Shirley first answers the most obvious question, how do you take care of this craft? Shirley then takes you step by step through creating this gorgeous pillow and even shares a few tips to keep your living pillow healthy and bright.
Fern Care 101
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow shares everything you need to know about ferns. These dynamic plants have been covering the planet for millions of years. In this segment Shirley explains a little about the history and biology of the fern and then shares some great tips to make sure your ferns stay lush and green.
DIY Classic Centerpiece
This classic centerpiece is looks complex but can be made in just minutes. Abby from Style Me Pretty shows you how to build this gorgeous centerpiece with some simple tricks!
DIY Easy Bouquet
Building a beautiful bouquet can be done with flowers found in your local store. Abby Larson from Style Me Pretty shows you how to make your own at home!
DIY Simple Ombré Centerpiece
This modern centerpiece is easy to create and always gorgeous. Use Abby Larson's tips to make your tables stand out!
Growing Late Season Vegetables
Take a look at vegetables that you can grow late into the season.
Holiday Poinsettias 101
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow offers great tips on shopping for different varieties of poinsettias. Shirley discusses the floral highlights found in popular varieties of this holiday favorite. Plus, Shirley shares some great advice to keep your poinsettias radiant throughout the holiday season.
How to Make a Paperwhite Terrarium
Lifestyle expert Ken Wingard shows how to create a beautiful Paperwhite terrarium. For this craft, Ken shows how to force your Paperwhites to bloom in time for the holiday. Ken then take you step by step through creating a beautiful and elegant terrarium.
DIY 3-Flower Bouquet
Building a beautiful bouquet can be done with only 3 flowers. Abby Larson from Style Me Pretty shows you how to make your own at home!
DIY All White Bouquet
An all white bouquet makes the perfect classic statement for your walk down the aisle. Abby Larson from Style Me Pretty shows you how to make your own at home!
How to Grow a Giant Cabbage
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow shares the secrets to growing giant cabbage. With the potential to produce a cabbage weighing 35-50 lbs, giant cabbage has become increasingly popular. In this segment Shirley takes you through prepping the soil, planting, and nurturing this enormous veggie.
Christmas Cactus Care 101
Garden designer Shirley Bovshow shows the proper way to care for a Christmas cactus. Native to Brazil, the Christmas cactus requires lots of darkness and water. In this segment Shirley shows the best ways to get your Christmas cactus to bloom and explains how to cut and propagate clippings.