WTOP's Garden Editor Mike McGrath is:
* Host of the nationally syndicated Public Radio show, You Bet Your Garden
* Contributing Editor and columnist for Greenprints magazine
* Former Editor-in-Chief of ORGANIC GARDENING magazine
* Author of books on Tomatoes, Compost, Seed saving and Kitchen Gardening
* Mike makes several appearances around town. They are listed in each week's column..
* Do you have a question for Mike? Email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. (Please include your name, location and the topic in the subject line)
On Mike McGrath's list this week: controlling ticks and mosquitoes, wise watering and rose bush care.
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath takes on wood mulch, limb cutting and how to grow artichokes in the D.C. region.
Last week was Japanese beetles, this week it's yellow jackets.
The Japanese beetle can be eradicated without hurting your garden, pets or the good bugs.
This week, Garden Plot editor Mike McGrath has tips to plan a total re-planting of grass lawn, and how to fend off those pesky little summer creatures.
This week, Garden Plot editor Mike McGrath has tips to find and maintain healthy basil plants, how to safely curb mosquitoes and tips for composting.
Garden Plot Editor Mike McGrath informs about different kinds of ants and how to control them, plus climbing roses and grass problems.
Mike McGrath takes on summer weeds in this week's Garden Plot, offering gardeners tips and tricks for proper dandelion and weed-busting care.
It's that time of year again. Here's how to keep your lawn, your pets and yourself safe from pests.
Be careful getting rid of poison ivy and if you pruned that tree in the fall, you're the reason it's dead now.
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath has tips for cutting lawns and preventing grubs.
In this Garden Plot, Mike McGrath show you the way.
A bouquet of flowers is a very popular Mother's Day gift, and WTOP's Garden Editor Mike McGrath has some advice for picking the right blooms.
Garden Editor Mike McGrath has advice on helping spring bulbs, lilacs and crepe myrtles.
Mike McGrath explains exactly what you can and can't plant this weekend to improve your lawn and crops for the coming year.
Mike McGrath tells the truth about the bees in your lawn, and answers every corn gluten meal question you can throw at him.
The ground temperatures will be perfect this weekend to do one important thing for great weed-free lawns this summer.
This week Garden Editor Mike McGrath explores the health benefits of pansies and how to rid your home of ants.
It's finally spring: Here's what you and your lawn need to know.
This week in Garden Plot, editor Mike McGrath says forget spring seeding, just get your gluten down now.
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