In this week’s Garden Plot, find some spring gardening tips, including where to find unique orchids, how to grow your own salads and the unexpected health benefits of pansies.
Did you try to grow a pumpkin indoors? Are you looking to aerate your lawn but are your plans foiled because of wet weather? WTOP Garden editor Mike McGrath answers your garden questions and more.
As summer turns into fall, Garden Editor Mike McGrath has some tips on how to prepare your lawn in advance for the cooler temperatures to come.
WTOP Garden Editor Mike McGrath has suggestions for how to spend the long, holiday weekend — including the thing you absolutely should not do for your lawn or yard.
In this week’s Garden Plot, Mike McGrath talks orchids, clearing snow from your plants and caring for oakleaf hydrangea.
Meet Mike on Sunday, Oct. 18. He will appear at noon and 2 p.m. at the Fredericksburg Fall Home & Craft Show at the Expo & Conference Center in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Find more details here: fredericksburgfallhomeshow.com.…
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman’s collection of orchids are finding a new home at the Smithsonian Institution. Helen Hoffman tended to approximately 100 orchids in a greenhouse attached to her Jacksonville home. She…
The weather is getting warmer, but don\’t be fooled. It\’s not spring yet.
Garden Editor Mike McGrath discusses how these bitter cold temperatures will affect the mosquito population and floral options for your sweetheart.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.