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The True Indigo Plant for Natural Dyes

Host Casey Hentges shows off a true indigo plant, Indigofera tinctoria, that's growing in The Botanic Garden at OSU. The natural indigo dye that we collect actually comes from the leaves! …

From  Elizabeth Brock on November 20th, 2020 0  

"Popped" Senna Blooms

Host Casey Hentges looks at some showy Sennas that have popped up after a long warm growing season. Senna alata, Candelabra Plant or the Senna didymobotrya, Popcorn Plant? Why not both! Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

Bundles of Begonias

Host Casey Hentges has some begonias that are as beautiful as they are tough in the sun. Airdate (10/24/20) #4717 Questions? To find out more information about show topics as well as recipes,…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 22nd, 2020 0  

Perfect Fall Chrysanthemums

Host Casey Hentges has a vast collection of mums that can add beauty to empty spots in your fall garden landscape. Airdate (10/17/20) #4716 Questions? To find out more information about show…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Catch Bugs in Your Garden with these Traps!

We visit Extension Specialist, Andrine Shufran, in the special bug garden at the OSU Insect Adventure and take a look at the various bug traps you can place in your garden to see some interesting…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 15th, 2020 0  

Growing Buckwheat for Bees

At the West Watkins Research and Extension Center in Lane, Oklahoma, Jim Shrefler, a Horticulture Specialist, sees what's buzzing around a study that's providing summer buckwheat nectar…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 21st, 2020 0  

Raising Bees at Scissortail Park

Tyler Boyd, Horticulturist and Beekeeper for Scissortail Park in Oklahoma City, tells us how they are raising bees for honey and education. Airdate (08/22/20) #4708 Questions? To find out more…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 21st, 2020 0  

Iris Problems??

In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening Host Casey Hentges is dividing and transplanting irises in our garden to ensure of more irises to come next spring. Here’s four general tips if your irises…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

6 Parts of the Plant We Eat

OSU Extension Assistant Specialist, Shelley Mitchell, has some fun activities for children to explore the 6 different parts of the plant that we eat. Airdate (07/11/20) #4702 Questions? To find…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

Totally Stoked for Stokes' Aster!

In this segment of Oklahoma Gardening, Host Casey Hentges is stoked about a beautiful North American wildflower, Stokes' Aster, Stokesia laevis. Airdate (07/04/20) #4701 Questions? To find…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 6th, 2020 0  

What is a "True" Lily??

In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening, Host Casey Hentges takes a look at a rather large family of Lily's. She compares Asian Lilies to Daylilies and gives us a few tips to tell the difference…

From  Elizabeth Brock on June 29th, 2020 0