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Identifying Fall ArmyWorms in Your Lawn

Eric Rebek, Professor of Entomology and Plant Pathology at OSU, gives us insight about all the little worms we're seeing eat up our turfgrass this time of year. These little guys are Spodoptera…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Oklahoma Proven 2021 Annual, Cuphea

David Hillock, Consumer Horticulture Specialist from OSU, tells us a little about Oklahoma Proven, OKP ( http://www.oklahomaproven.org/ ), and demonstrates how they have chosen Cuphea as this years…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Looking inside a Plantology Kit

Shelley Mitchell, Associate Extension Specialist at OSU, shows us her new gardening activity kit that is for sale called, Plantology. The Plantology kit is a small backpack filled with 12 educational…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Learn How to Read Plant Labels

Bailey Lockhart, Horticulture Project Coordinator with Oklahoma Gardening, shows us how to read and navigate around a plant label so that you have the most information available when buying or…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

What to look for in Freeze Damaged Plants

We discuss an epic freeze that happened here in Oklahoma and talk about how the cold damage affects shrubs, woody, and non-native plants. Be sure to check out this fact sheet for more helpful…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 30th, 2021 0  

Seed Your Future!

Seed Your Future Doug Needham, Former Professor of Floriculture from OSU and one of the founding partners for Seed Your Future, shares an opportunity for young kids to get into gardening. Be sure…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 30th, 2021 0  

Oklahoma Gardening Episode #4733

0:00 Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! We are starting the new season of Oklahoma Gardening by preparing for spring! 1:20 Bypass vs Anvil Pruners Host Casey Hentges will show us which pruning tools…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 30th, 2021 0  

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  

Symbiotic Mutualism Plant Relationship

OSU Associate Extension Specialist, Shelley Mitchell has another interesting mutual plant relationship for us out at The Botanic Garden at OSU. Airdate (11/07/20) #4719 Questions? To find out…

From  Elizabeth Brock on November 5th, 2020 0  

Propagating Your Tender Perennials

Host Casey Hentges is bringing in some tender perennials like Purple Sugarcane and Elephant Ears by propagating them through stem cutting and pups. Airdate (10/31/20) #4718 Questions? To find…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 29th, 2020 0  

Light Mazes for Plants!

Shelley Mitchell, OSU Associate Extension Specialist, has a fun kids project building mazes for plants and talking about how phototropism and auxin effect plants as they grow. Airdate (10/31/20)…

From  Elizabeth Brock on October 29th, 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