Gardening Expert Zone

Meet the experts: Alyssa’s Grandma & Grandpa

These are the stories, lessons, tips, and tricks they have learned over their years of growing gardens. If you have questions for the experts, connect with us on social media. 👉 @thecalberts

Gardening Experts Zone

2020 garden updates

Don’t forget to water! Tomatoes secured and ready for Kansas wind. Okra planted by greenhouse for summer shade. It’s the middle of May and so

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Gardening Experts Zone

Crepe myrtle paradise

Summer 2019 — crepe myrtle in full bloom Italian Greyhound, Olive, enjoys toad hunting under the crepe myrtle in the back yard. Crepe Myrtle –

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March gardening madness

The first weekend in March means it’s time to start planting seeds according to the dates you will be moving them to the garden.  Most

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Wood chips and gophers

When we started gardening 52 years ago… we used a wood chip mulch that was readily available from the neighborhood tree trimmers.  It was great

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