Episode 2904

Volunteer Gardener

September 10, 2020

Season 29 | Episode 04

On this episode of Nashville Public Television's Volunteer Gardener, Annette Shrader re-visits a home perennial garden that has an updated plant palette. Julie Berbiglia showcases the durable plants in her home garden. Marty DeHart spotlights the interesting plant combinations in a landscape designer's own yard. Tammy Algood has 'summer in a glass' with a recipe for watermelon lemonade.

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Bullet-Proof Plants on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Bullet Proof Plants

Beginning gardeners can gain confidence by starting with some tough plants, and Julie Berbiglia shares some perennials and herbs from her own garden that have thrived. Even better, some of these will do so well you'll be able to pass along plants to others in a few seasons.

Changes to the Plant Palette on NPT's Volunteer Gardener

Changes to the Plant Palette

Annette Shrader checks in to see the changes in the plant palette of an energetic, knowledgeable home gardener we have visited some years ago. We find that Japanese iris have replaced the bearded iris, there's a row of Fusion lilies sparkling along the fence row, and Angie's chosen daylily varieties are dazzling.