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The Informed Gardener
Each week, Dr. Linda Chalker-Scott addresses the most common myths and misconceptions that plague home gardeners and horticultural professionals. She offers invaluable advice to both the seasoned and novice gardeners. Linda has a Ph.D. in Horticulture from Oregon State University and is an ISA certified arborist. She is WSU's Extension Urban Horticulturist.
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Thursday, August 2, 2012
What's Bugging You?
Armor from insects, best ways to use ladybugs and more gardening myths debunked!
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Tuesday, July 24, 2012
Say It With Flowers
Myth busting, soap-box standing, Summer tip giving - Informed Gardener, Linda Chalker Scott - has it all for us gardeners today.
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Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Sub Arctic Gardening
Linda what grows at 61 degrees north latitude, and speaks with master gardeners from Alaska.
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Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Better Gardening Through Chemistry
Store bought or home-grown? Linda reveals which methods are better for you and your skin
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Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Getting Your Money's Worth
Linda asks, is plant knowledge passe? Landscape architecture and Soest gardener, Riz Reyes.
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Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Spring Cleaning
Season 3 is here! Spring cleaning is in order. Linda talks about corn gluten-meal, and shares some spring gardening tips.
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Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Why you should resolve to create and maintain your own compost pile. Tips and tricks are revealed.
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Tuesday, December 20, 2011
Keeping Kozy
Linda interviews Dr. Rita Hummel about 'chilling' and what you should know about your indoor plants.
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Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Winter Weather Worries
Linda interviews Dr. Gary Chastagner, WSU's Christmas tree expert
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Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Winter Winners
Linda visits with Dr. Sarah Reichard at the Washington Park Arboretum in Seattle.
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Tuesday, November 29, 2011
Gifts That Keep on Giving
Linda interviews Seattle shoppers at the nurseries.
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Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Linda spends an afternoon at Recovery 1; a recycling company that handles more than paper scraps. Think deomolition materials!
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Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Real Turkeys
In keeping with the season, this episode is called "Real Turkeys." Linda talks about some of her least favorite garden products and why they're on her "turkey" list.
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Friday, November 11, 2011
Scary Gardens
Dr Linda Chalker-Scott talks about scary gardens.
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