A podcast where we talk about "what's going on in the garden."
Lupines Lupinus perennis Lonicera maackiiSpring beauty (Claytonia virginica) Trillium grandifloraHepaticas: Hepatica acutiloba Hepatica americanaLady slipper orchid (Cypripedium species) Lakeside daisies https://ohiodnr.gov/wps/portal/gov/odnr/go-and-do/plan-a-visit/find-a-property/lakeside-daisy-state-nature-preserve Opuntia humifusa Bird’s nest fern (Asplenium australasicum) Wild hostas Link to No Mow May article: https://www.rewildingmag.com/no-mow-may-downside/ Snapdragons (Antirrhinum hybrids) Lamium maculatum Heuchera
Gardening in Small Spaces
Sum and Substance
Buffalo Garden Walk
Forest Lane Botanicals
Ready for Spring!
Show notes: Soil Testing:I used rxsoil.com
Get my books: https://www.josephgardens.com/books
Arrowhead Alpines https://arrowheadalpines.com
Gee Farms (https://www.geefarms.com)
Columbines (Aquilegia species and hybrida)
Gardening for the Environment
This week, we talk about eco-conscious gardening and the environmental impact of gardens.
Dame’s Rocket Hesperis matronalis
Study on bumblebee populations in Detroit: https://detroit.umich.edu/news-stories/bumblebee-populations-higher-in-detroit-than-in-some-less-urbanized-areas-vacant-lots-could-be-a-factor/
Find native plants that host local butterflies: https://www.nwf.org/NativePlantFinder
Book recommendation: Elizabeth Kolbert’s The Sixth Extinction
Article about the transgenic petunias: https://www.growertalks.com/Article/?articleid=25106
Article on growing Castilleja (must be a NARGS member to read) https://www.nargs.org/article/adventures-castillejas
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All About Seeds!
In this podcast we talk all about seeds: where to find them, how to grow them, and why you should love them.
Jelitto Perennial Seeds (Huge range of unusual perennials, sells “gold nugget” pre-treated seeds that germinate easily)
Johnny’s Selected Seeds (Favorite veg. source, TONS of information on website)
Plant World Seeds (UK company with lots of unusual varieties)
Alplains (Mostly native seeds from Western US)
Plant Societies (eg North American Rock Garden Society, Seed Savers Exchange, The Gesneriad Society have seed exchanges. Very unusual stuff not available elsewhere.)
Prairie Moon Nursery (Mostly plants native to the eastern half of North America)
In this episode we talk about what Joseph's doing under those lights in the basement and how we keep our ever-growing collection of houseplants happy.
Lewisia longipetala hybrids
Poppies (Papaver hybrids)
Auricula primroses (Primula auricula hybrids)
Gladiolus (winter growing)
Sansevieria (snake plant)
Moneytree plant (Pachira aquatica )
Prayer plant (Calathea)
Dracena (Dracena fragrans)
Agave (Joseph grew from seed)
Golden barrel cactus (Echinocactus grusonii)
Baby rubberplant (Peperomia obtusifolia)
Fiddle-leaf Fig (Ficus lyrata)
Pothos (golden/Epipremnum aureum, satin/Scindapsus pictus)
Zz plant (Zamioculcas zamiifolia)
Cactus (a cutting from the giant in virginia)
African violets (Streptocarpus sect. Saintpaulia)
ASPCA plant list (https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/animal-poison-control/toxic-and-non-toxic-plants)
Fooey! Ultra-Bitter Training Aid Spray
@debralbaldwin (instagram) - Debra Lee Bladwin
@botanyorbust (instagram) - The Botany Shop (www.botanyorbust.com)
@tychonievich (instagram) - Joseph Tychonievich
One of my faves
I’m another Indiana resident in West Lafayette and I really like your podcast format! I know it must take a lot of time to pull them together, but I wish there were more episodes to listen too. Take care.