Category Archives: Dividng plants

Week 5 – Garden Math, Fertilizing and the Dead Heads

1 divided by 2 = 2.  1 divided by 4 = 4 right?  Well, today it does.  It’s time to dig up and divide your plants and it’s also time to start fertilizing those container gardens. Around the garden today: … Continue reading

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Week 31 – Summer Bulbs – more free plants

A couple of weeks ago we talked about taking cuttings and rooting them for free Spring plants.  This week we’re talking about those summer bulbs and rhizomes that look they are dead.  If you leave them in the ground they … Continue reading

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Week 28 – What’s better than free plants?

If you’re an avid gardener then not much.  It’s easy to take cuttings, root them and plant them to make some free plants for next Spring. It’s starting to get cooler and it will be time to take any plants … Continue reading

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Week 27 – It’s time to plant perennials, trees and shrubs

Sorry about the sporadic posting lately.  We used to go every Thursday to the garden and film live segments.  Lately they have been coming on Wednesday and we tape two segments to be shown the next two weeks.  Now, it … Continue reading

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Week 11 – Spring is bursting out all over

Wow! Zow! Pow!  That’s what happened in my yard and garden in the last three days.  How about you?  That’s happening in Rob’s garden as well as the apprentices gathered today and were totally amazed at everything that is popping … Continue reading

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Week 10 – It’s time to get in the garden

Hurray, we were in the garden again today.  It was pretty soggy from all the rain we had yesterday but we split some bulbs, and painted some faux pots so the wet garden wasn’t a problem. Heather, Jennifer, Matty and … Continue reading

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Week 5 – Dividing, Dead Heading and Fertilizing Plants

Today in Rob’s Garden we straightened trenches, dead headed plants, fertilized container pots, and divided perennials. Larry, Devora, David and Joseph ran string along the trenches as a guideline to make them perfectly straight.  These were the same trenches that … Continue reading

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