Container Gardening from Tulsa People Magazine

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Container gardening is one of today’s fastest-growing types of gardening. It is a perfect starting point for children or beginners; it's great for renters...

Planning for a Successful Garden

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

What resources or suggestions do you have for those of us starting to plan for our gardens this year? LK

Since it’s so cold and not much fun...

Poinsettia Care

Tuesday, December 26, 2017

I recently received a Poinsettia as a gift. How do I take care of this beautiful plant? DH   

Poinsettias are a plant native to Mexico but...

Winter Bird Care

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

With cold temperatures setting in and, in particular, dry conditions prevailing, I am concerned that birds will have what they need to survive through...


Tuesday, December 12, 2017

This is the time of year we see mistletoe in our trees. I have heard it is a parasite. Should I be concerned for my trees? SA   


Using Fireplace Ashes

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

I have heard that fireplace ashes are good for vegetable gardens.  Is that true?  If so, how much is appropriate to use?   Tyler M., Tulsa   

Selection and Care of Christmas Trees

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

I want to pick the perfect Christmas tree this year. Any suggestions? LB

  I understand the sentiment as the Christmas tree typically serves...

Winter Garden Prep

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

While the main growing season is over, there must be some things that I can do to prepare my landscape plantings for winter.  What are some of the things...


Tuesday, November 14, 2017

I’ve got these mounds of dirt appearing in my yard. Are these moles or gophers and how do I get rid of them?  GM   

What you are describing...

Soil Testing

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

I’ve heard people say that it is impossible to know what kind of fertilizer and how much to use if you don’t know the chemistry of your soil. Is this...