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Zoomer Radio’s Garden Show host is noted author, columnist, radio and HGTV personality Charlie Dobbin. She’ll update you with each week’s gardening tips and professional advice, while taking your calls and having some fun with gardening as well. Every Saturday from 9-10am on Zoomer Radio AM740 and FM96.7

The Garden Show with Charlie Dobbin Zoomer Podcast Network

    • Education
    • 4.7 • 21 Ratings

Zoomer Radio’s Garden Show host is noted author, columnist, radio and HGTV personality Charlie Dobbin. She’ll update you with each week’s gardening tips and professional advice, while taking your calls and having some fun with gardening as well. Every Saturday from 9-10am on Zoomer Radio AM740 and FM96.7

    Mildew on peony, whitefly on Hibiscus. And now, on to Christmas Cactus!

    Mildew on peony, whitefly on Hibiscus. And now, on to Christmas Cactus!

    Callers have issues with a few pests, pruning to rejuvenate the garden, and what about slowing down all those cantaloupe and melon flowers?
    Listen live every Saturday at 9am on Zoomer Radio

    • 45 min
    Orchids & Harvest

    Orchids & Harvest

    Terry Kennedy from the Southern Ontario Orchid Society joins us to chat about all things orchid - including her feelings about ice cubes on the roots of tropical plants! We discuss vines for privacy, amaryllis and issues with tomatoes, cucumbers and green beans.

    • 45 min
    Potato Beetles, Aphids and Bugs on Garlic

    Potato Beetles, Aphids and Bugs on Garlic

    Tomatoes not producing fruit, propagating an old orange tree, bugs and the debate continues whether sheep or cattle manure is best!
    Listen live every Saturday at 9am on Zoomer Radio

    • 43 min
    Lavender Scones you say?!!

    Lavender Scones you say?!!

    Dean shares his grandmother's recipe - next week. Meanwhile callers have questions about pests, invasive violets, too much or not enough water for geraniums, and how can you possibly tell tomatoes apart until they set fruit?
    Listen live every Saturday at 9am on Zoomer Radio

    • 42 min
    Sustainable Horticulture and a Few Pest Solutions

    Sustainable Horticulture and a Few Pest Solutions

    Pests on beans, honey locust trees, brussels sprouts and rhubarb. But then a final call from Monica brings up a great book by Douglas Tallamy, "Bringing Nature Home". All about growing native plants to support local fauna. He and Charlie are huge fans of biodiversity!
    Listen live every Saturday at 9am on Zoomer Radio

    • 42 min
    The Theme is Varmints!

    The Theme is Varmints!

    Potato beetles, Elder borers, chipmunks and squirrels dominate the show today. Meanwhile why do some garlic plants have scapes and others don't? Yellow leaves on Hibiscus, Basil with spots and just how often should we fertilize tomatoes?
    Listen live every Saturday at 9am on Zoomer Radio

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

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