Crape Myrtle Bark Scale

Sunday, April 14, 2019

I have white spots that turn to a blackish mold on my Crapemyrtles.  What is it and how do I get rid of it?  Tricia, Tulsa.

We addressed this...

Educational Opportunities This Spring

Sunday, March 3, 2019

After a few years of gardening, I am not happy with the results I am getting. How do I “up my game” so to speak? JF

That is a good question...

Pre-emergents and Crabgrass

Sunday, February 17, 2019

When is the best time to apply pre-emergent herbicide to help control crabgrass?  Johnathan W., Tulsa

Pre-emergent herbicides are definitely...

Soil Tests

Sunday, February 3, 2019

I wasn't happy with how my yard looked last year or how my vegetables grew. How much and what kind of fertilizer should I use this year? DJ

Spring Gardening

Sunday, January 20, 2019

What suggestions do you have for those of us starting to plan for our spring gardens this year? Also, what resources are available? Lisa P., Tulsa

Choosing a Christmas Tree

Sunday, December 9, 2018

I am a little late getting a Christmas tree this year, any suggestions on picking a tree tree and how to care for it? LB

I think a lot of...

Ice Melt Products

Sunday, November 25, 2018

It appears we may have a cold AND wet winter, so I am planning ahead by buying something that will melt ice on my sidewalks.  Will ice melt products...

Bumper Crop of Acorns

Sunday, November 11, 2018

What is up with all the acorns this year? When the wind blows it sounds like hail hitting the roof! NM

I was raking leaves off the patio recently,...

Fall Garden & Yard Prep

Sunday, October 28, 2018

I am trying to get my yard, flowerbeds and garden ready for winter.  What are some of the things that should be at the top of my list to do (and not...

Twig Girdler

Sunday, October 14, 2018

I have been finding the tips of branches underneath my trees that look like they have been chewed off. What is causing this? DK   

The culprit...