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Using Straw Wattles in the Garden

Host Casey Hentges shows us how we can use a straw wattle, tubes of rice straw manufactured for use in the control and prevention of erosion, to line a perimeter around a garden bed. Airdate…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Repotting Orchids and their Preferred Potting Medium

Doug Needham, a former Professor in the Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture at OSU, shares with us his wisdom of repotting different kinds of orchids and which potting material will…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Growing lots of Produce in a Small Space Pallet Garden

Casey wanted to give us an update about the many variety of plants we have growing in our little 4x4 pallet garden we constructed a few years ago. You can grow a lot of produce even in a small space!…

From  Elizabeth Brock on September 8th, 2021 0  

Algae Control in Ponds and Water Gardens

Mike Miller from Pond Pro in Shawnee, explains to us how not all algae is bad in the pond and tells us what to look out for in our water gardens. Airdate (06/26/21) #4752 Questions? To find out…

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  

Evaluating Winter Freeze Damage and Cleaning Up the Garden

We had a deep freeze this past winter so Host Casey Hentges walks through the garden and evaluates our damaged plants to see which ones should stay and which ones should be replaced. Use these tips…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Laying Gravel in a Ground Grid

Another option other than to use pavers in your landscape might be crushed gravel. We found a way to help stop the gravel from washing away and stay more stabilized in one of our demonstration…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Laying down Pavers in the Landscape

Lou Anella, Professor of Horticulture at OSU and Director of The Botanic Garden, demonstrates how laying pavers in the landscape is as simple as four easy steps. Airdate (05/08/21) #4745…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Handy Tool Tips

Laura Payne, Field Producer for Oklahoma Gardening, shows us some of her favorite tools she uses while maintaining the garden. Airdate (05/08/21) #4745 Questions? To find out more information…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Horticulture Gardening Tips for the Month of May

Host Casey Hentges runs us through some general horticulture tips to be aware of in the month of May. Make sure to check out the OSU Fact Sheet website for more great information!…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Reasons Why Your Water Garden Might be Leaking

Mike Miller from Pond Pro Shop in Shawnee, OK, gives us a list of possibilities of why your water garden might be leaking. Be sure to watch out for evaporation, plant growth and problems with…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Oklahoma Gardening Episode #4744 (05/01/21)

0:00 Welcome to Oklahoma Gardening! 1:10 May Horticulture Tips In this episode of Oklahoma Gardening, Host Casey Hentges runs us through some general horticulture tips to be aware of in the month…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0  

Properly Washing Your Leafy Greens

Barbara Brown, Extension Food Specialist, shows us how to properly wash your leafy greens. Airdate (04/03/21) #4740 Questions? To find out more information about show topics as well as recipes,…

From  Elizabeth Brock on August 31st, 2021 0