Mid-American Gardener

WILL - Mid-American Gardener - July 10, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: Asparagus, tomatoes, dog-house planter

Mid-American Gardener host Dianne Noland and her special gardening experts Gloria Young and Theresa Meers provide some helpful mid-summer gardening tips. Meers talks about asparagus and tomatoes while Young explains how to transform a dog house into a planter.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - June 26, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: Quickfire hydrangeas, worm composting, raised beds

On this Mid-American Gardener, host Dianne Noland is joined by special gardening experts Don White, Kelly Allsup and Bill Erickson with advice for gardeners. Erickson shows off a new variety of hydrangea, Quickfire, that is sun-tolerant and blooms early. Allsup talks about milkweed plants that can draw Monarch butterflies. The panelists answer questions about worm composting and what type of soil to put in raised planters.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - June 19, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: Ginkgo trees, organic seeds, pruning shrubs and trees

Mid-American Gardener horticulture expert Dianne Noland is joined by guest panelists Mark Kemp, Kay Carnes and newcomer Rusty Maulding. Kemp discusses ginkgo trees and evergreen choices. Carnes  helps out new gardeners and also talks about organic seeds. Maulding talks about he best ways to prune shrubs and pin oak trees.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - May 15, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: squirrels, pot ash, basil, termites, the decline of the honey bee and more

Horticulture specialist Dianne Noland and her special gardening guest panelists, Phil Nixon, Shane Cultra and Mary Ann Metz discuss squirrels, pot ash, termites, basil, Karl Forester grass, Red Twig Dogwood, the sudden decline of the honey bee, nesting plants for the Monarch Butterfly and much more. Shane Cultra showed us some beautiful ideas for the garden; Pericallis Senetti, Celosia Intent and a gorgeous Portulaca Yubi. Mary Ann Metz shared the alluring Tree Peonies and also the available colors and textures you may not have known about concerning the Japanese Maple! Mid-American Gardener and you, a perfect combination!


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - May 01, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: acid soil, lichen, planting processes, garlic mustard and more

Horticulture specialist Dianne Noland and her guest garden panelists Jennifer Fishburn, Don White and Chuck Voigt take on the challenge of answering viewer questions, and our viewers test them thoroughly! The discussion touches upon acid soil, lichen, planting processes, garlic mustard, blue bells, a special 75 year old maple tree and much more. Chuck Voigt shows a mission olive and explains the advantages of dried fruit.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - April 24, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: hollyhocks, lavender, growing grass, maple trees and tomatoes

Horticulture Specialist Dianne Noland and special guest gardening panelists Tom Voigt and Sandy Mason discuss hollyhocks, lavender and their amazing smells, growing grass, pre-planting plans for tomatoes, maple trees and so much more. Tom Voigt shows some handy dandy tools that can assist you in your gardening efforts.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - April 17, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: rabbit attacks on fruit trees, ornamental grasses and spring frost

Horticulture expert Dianne Noland and special guest panelists Jim Angel, Larry Shobe and John Bodensteiner discuss rabbit attacks on Fuji apple and pear trees, ornamental grasses, spring frost, milkweeds and their effect on Monarch butterfly's, what types of bushes to spruce up walkways, how to test the temperature of your ground soil and much more.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - April 10, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: Winter Burn, Rubber Plants, and Spring Cleanup

Mid-American Gardener Horticulture expert Dianne Noland is joined by her extraordinary guest panelists Ella Maxwell, Karen Ruckle and Dave Ploussard. The discussion touched upon winter burn, rubber plants, fruit trees, landscape replacements, spring clean up, strawberries and so much more. Ella shows a different kind of Easter basket (from her mom) to present some new fabulous gardening ideas.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - April 03, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: spring pruning, incoming California strawberries, and more

Mid-American Gardener Horticulture expert Dianne Noland is joined by her extraordinary guest panelists Bill Erickson, Bob Skirvin and James Appleby. The discussion revolves around spring time pruning, incoming California strawberries, dwarf apple trees, greenhouse infestation, Yew scorching, horned oak gall and much more. Jim Appleby shows the Brown Marmorated Stink Bug and warns of their rise and presence in the Illinois region.


WILL - Mid-American Gardener - March 27, 2014 ~ Comment (0)

Mid-American Gardener: passion flowers, smoke bushes, persimmons, and more

Special guest host Shane Cultra, guest panelists Mary Ann Metz, Jim Schuster and Chuck Voigt discuss passion flowers, smoke bushes, persimmons, tree fungus and cankers, cypress, climbing roses, maple trees and much more. Chuck Voigt shows a mint and a chocolate mint plant and explains the subtle differences between scents and growth patterns.


Page 2 of 4 pages  < 1 2 3 4 >