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The Epic Gardening podcast is a daily gardening tips and advice show brought to you by Kevin Espiritu, an urban gardener, hydroponics enthusiast, and all-around plant lover. Every day, a gardening question from YOU will be answered in a fun and informative way in under 10 minutes!

Epic Gardening: Daily Growing Tips and Advice Kevin Espiritu | Urban Gardener, Hydroponics Enthusiast, Plant Lover

    • Home & Garden
    • 4.7 • 846 Ratings

The Epic Gardening podcast is a daily gardening tips and advice show brought to you by Kevin Espiritu, an urban gardener, hydroponics enthusiast, and all-around plant lover. Every day, a gardening question from YOU will be answered in a fun and informative way in under 10 minutes!

    With a Garden You're Not Just Feeding Yourself

    With a Garden You're Not Just Feeding Yourself

    When we garden, we're building an ecosystem and encouraging a multitude of plant and animal species to congregate in our gardens - learn how to do so effectively.
    Connect with Pete Kanaris:
    Edible landscaper and permaculturist from Florida, who has come from a traditional landscaping business and turned a new leaf into edible landscaping, fruit trees, etc.
    Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
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    • 7 min
    Weeds Are an Indicator Species

    Weeds Are an Indicator Species

    Using weeds as an indication of your soil quality and growing conditions, Pete shows you how to troubleshoot and adjust your garden or landscape.
    Connect with Pete Kanaris:
    Edible landscaper and permaculturist from Florida, who has come from a traditional landscaping business and turned a new leaf into edible landscaping, fruit trees, etc.
    Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
    YouTube Instagram Pinterest Facebook Facebook Group

    • 11 min
    Plant the Weeds You Want

    Plant the Weeds You Want

    Weeds tell you what's going on with your soil, and you can even 'plant weeds' that will help you in your garden goals.
    Connect with Pete Kanaris:
    Edible landscaper and permaculturist from Florida, who has come from a traditional landscaping business and turned a new leaf into edible landscaping, fruit trees, etc.
    Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
    YouTube Instagram Pinterest Facebook Facebook Group

    • 8 min
    Perennial Crops vs. Annuals

    Perennial Crops vs. Annuals

    What are some of Pete's favorite perennial crops to mix into the garden?
    Connect with Pete Kanaris:
    Edible landscaper and permaculturist from Florida, who has come from a traditional landscaping business and turned a new leaf into edible landscaping, fruit trees, etc.
    Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
    YouTube Instagram Pinterest Facebook Facebook Group

    • 11 min
    Plants Dont Read Books

    Plants Dont Read Books

    This week we have Pete Kanaris on the podcast, talking about edible landscaping and more!
    Connect with Pete Kanaris:
    Edible landscaper and permaculturist from Florida, who has come from a traditional landscaping business and turned a new leaf into edible landscaping, fruit trees, etc.
    Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
    YouTube Instagram Pinterest Facebook Facebook Group

    • 11 min
    Benefits of Companion Planting

    Benefits of Companion Planting

    As we've learned from recent episodes, we've learned a ton about companion planting. Ian McKenna shares some of his favorite combinations in his donation gardens.
    Connect with Ian McKenna:
    Ian McKenna is a youth hunger advocate, growing food for insecure children and families since the age of 8.
    Garden for Hunger Buy Birdies Garden Beds
    Use code EPICPODCAST for 5% off your first order of Birdies metal raised garden beds, the best metal raised beds in the world. They last 5-10x longer than wooden beds, come in multiple heights and dimensions, and look absolutely amazing.
    Click here to shop Birdies Garden Beds Buy My Book
    My book, Field Guide to Urban Gardening, is a beginners guide to growing food in small spaces, covering 6 different methods and offering rock-solid fundamental gardening knowledge:
    Order on Amazon Order a signed copy Follow Epic Gardening
    YouTube Instagram Pinterest Facebook Facebook Group

    • 9 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
846 Ratings

846 Ratings

Yuummmer ,

Relaxing garden chats

This podcast has great tips and inspiring content! I love to listen as a wind down in the evening.

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Epic gardening

I am so glad I found this podcast ! Very informative. Been gardening but need continued support and advice. Thanks

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Great podcast

I follow Epic Gardener on YouTube and was thrilled to discover this podcast. It’s informative and entertaining. Kevin has a nice calm clear voice that is easy to listen to.

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