|The Tennessee Coneflower: Endangered Species Success Story|
By SongofJoy, August 17, 2015
Once thought to be extinct, the Tennessee Coneflower (Echinacea tennesseensis) had a place on the Endangered Species List for decades. Happily, it has now been removed from the list.
|All About Coneflowers|
By Trish, August 16, 2015
Easy to grow, beautiful to look at, preferred by butterflies, and good for the body. Every garden should include Echinaceas!
By dave, August 15, 2015
We open the Echinaceas Celebration Week with a look at the top cultivars, top comments, most thumbed images, and more!
|Do You Have Plants That Need Consistent Watering?|
By daylilydreams, August 14, 2015
I recently planted a Ligularia Desdemona that needed a bit more consistent watering where it is planted. While trying to figure out how to meet the needs of this plant, I came up with an idea when I spotted a empty juice container to be recycled. I know other plants sometimes require consistent water and I decided to share my idea as it may be helpful to others.
|ATP Podcast #94: Summer Veggies|
By dave, August 13, 2015
We're back with another episode of the All Things Plants podcast! In today's episode we chat about our favorite summer vegetables, tomatoes, peppers, winter squash, etc. We also discuss the ATP site and our social media outreach efforts.
By frankrichards16, August 12, 2015
I have been using alfalfa hay for mulch for the past two years. I love it!
|Conclusion: AHS Region 1 Annual Meeting Diary|
By LarryR, August 11, 2015
Karole Emmerich's address and a pleasant surprise conclude the annual meeting.
|Day Two at the AHS Region 1 Annual Meeting|
By LarryR, August 10, 2015
This article is a continuation of the diary I kept at my first official daylily meeting.
|Daylily Diary: Annual Meeting of AHS Region 1, July 17-18, Marshalltown, Iowa|
By LarryR, August 9, 2015
Although Daylily Week at ATP is history, I’d like to share with you my personal experiences at the 2015 AHS Region 1 annual meeting. As a newly minted hybridizer, this was my first attendance at a formal daylily meeting.
|The August 2015 Not-A-Raffle-Raffle!|
By dave, August 8, 2015
You're never going to believe this awesome raffle. There will be 15 winners - our most ever! Come in, take a look, and buy your tickets!
|Summer Vegetables Celebration Wrapup|
By dave, August 7, 2015
We're nearing the end of our Summer Veggies Week, and it was a great one! Let's have a look at some of the highlights from the week.
|Searching for a More Productive Method of Growing Tomatoes|
By profesora, August 6, 2015
Tomatoes are a prized commodity for me because I annually can 10 to 12 gallons of salsa in various degrees of spiciness.
|Freeze Whole Tomatoes|
By BookerC1, August 6, 2015
Have a bumper crop of tomatoes, but no time to deal with them right away? Freeze for later!
|Romanesco, the Unearthly Vegetable|
By ediblelandscapingsc, August 5, 2015
Sometimes a plant just stops you in your tracks. Romanesco is one of those plants both in the garden and on your plate.
|Of Cowpeas, Butterbeans and Okra|
By farmerdill, August 4, 2015
August here in Georgia is tough on vegetables.Triple-digit temps drive us all to seeking a little shade. The spring vegetables are long gone, summer vegetables are going into intermission, snd corn is in the freezer. But there are a few that love it, the foremost being cowpeas, butter beans, and okra.
|Asparagus, the Perennial Vegetable That Keeps Giving|
By ediblelandscapingsc, August 3, 2015
How would you like to plant a vegetable once and harvest it repeatedly for 20 years or more? With Asparagus you can do just that.
|Use Q-Tips To Pollinate Summer Squash|
By Newyorkrita, August 2, 2015
A lack of bees in the early spring means that your summer squash might not develop. Help them out by pollinating those flowers yourself.
|The Top Tomatoes, Peppers and Eggplants|
By dave, August 1, 2015
Tomatoes, peppers, and eggplants are all in the nightshade family. Let's open the Summer Vegetables Celebration Week with a look at the top varieties of each of these highly popular home garden vegetables.
|How To Manage Your Plant List on All Things Plants|
By dave, July 31, 2015
This is a video tutorial on how to get started managing your inventory of plants on ATP. In this ten minute video, I demonstrate most of the features of the plant list. At the end, you'll know everything you need to know about managing your inventory of plants!
|Determining the Daylily Characteristics I Liked|
By profesora, July 30, 2015
Every daylily has a pretty face, and some daylilies have a lot more to offer besides the pretty face. Discovering what else I wanted in a daylily was a long journey.
|Daylily Hybridizing Tips|
By Lalambchop1, July 29, 2015
I've been hybridizing for a few years and have been helped along by some of the giants in the industry. Here are some things I've learned...
|Smart and Frugal Thinning of Seedlings|
By dave, July 28, 2015
In this video, Trish demonstrates how she manages her trays of seedlings. Rather than simply cut away excess seedlings in a tray, she divides the seedlings and pots them up into empty cells. This way she ends up with full trays of seedlings with very few wasted plants.
|Red Currants. These Old-Time Shrub Fruits Are Easy To Grow|
By Newyorkrita, July 27, 2015
Red Currants grew in our garden from the time of my childhood. My mother cooked them for jams, but I loved to simply pick them and eat them fresh.
|Let's do the Drawing for the July Not-a-Raffle-Raffle|
By dave, July 27, 2015
Here it is! Seven lucky winners for the July raffle. Come in, enjoy the video, and see who won this month.
By Xeramtheum, July 26, 2015
This little tip will help your lawn be healthier and more attractive.