Tending Shrub Roses

April 8, 2017

Story and photos provided by Dr. Cheryl Boyer Spring has sprung! It seems that many plants are racing to get started on the growing season this year. Daffodils, quince, magnolia…oh my! Traditionally, I wait until […]

Gardening in 2017: New Plant Varieties

February 8, 2017

Story and photos provided by Cheryl Boyer In my world, it’s the season for winter trade shows and education sessions. Many industries wind down a bit in the cold parts of the year, particularly those […]

TBG Concert Series Continues in the New Year

January 12, 2017

Story and photos provided by Laura Payne, Volunteer Coordinator for The Botanic Garden at OSU With generous support from our sponsors, The Botanic Garden at OSU’s (TBG) concert series continues to be an enormous success. […]

Planning for Perennials in a Fabulous Fall

November 10, 2016

Story by Dr. Cheryl Boyer Fall leaf drop has been slow and gentle this year. Scattering red, orange, and golden leaves flutter to the ground everywhere I go. Idyllic, really. I can’t remember having such […]

21 Ways to Fill Your Fall With Fun!

October 1, 2016

By Dr. Cheryl Boyer, Contributor and Ammie Bryant, Editor One of the best parts about the fall season is finding ways to enjoy the great outdoors, whether that’s with your family or for some good […]

September in The Botanic Garden at OSU

September 16, 2016

Story and photos provided by TBG at OSU As the heat of summer winds down, events at The Botanic Garden (TBG) are heating up.  September is packed with activities for the entire family.  We kick […]

The Savvy Plant Shopper: August Edition

August 19, 2016

Story and photos provided by Cheryl Boyer August is not a time most folks are traditionally thinking about planting things. It’s hot, sticky and most of the time downright gross outside. Maybe that’s a personal […]

What’s in a Name?

July 21, 2016

by Dr. Cheryl Boyer I recently received a kind email from an Extension Master Gardener noting an unfortunate typo on a publication about shrubs that I authored a few years ago. On one page, I […]

Bonsai!

July 18, 2016

Story and photos provided by The Botanic Garden at OSU Grandparent University is a unique program that brings OSU Alumni Association members and their grandchildren, ages 7 to 13 together for a three-day summer camp […]

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