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Sean Watson from the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center highlights wildflower seeds, trees and cactus to plant this fall. On tour, visit a native plant backyard habitat design. Daphne explains how seeds germinate and features native groundcover, golden groundsel. John demonstrates ergonomic tools to make the job easier.
Tricia Martin from Forever Gardens selects drought-tough, deer resistant plants for sun and shade. On tour, visit Master Gardener Diana Kirby's deer-resistant front yard and fenced backyard for vegetables and family fun. Daphne Richards illustrates viewer Angela's technique for shading new or sunburned plants. John Dromgoole analyzes lawn grass problems.
Chris Wiesinger from The Southern Bulb Company selects drought-tough naturalizing spring bulbs. Find out more in his book, Heirloom Bulbs for Today, co-authored with Cherie Colburn. On tour, visit Lauren and Scott Ogden's Austin garden. Daphne explains how to divide bearded iris to promote flowering. Trisha Shirey demonstrates row cover to shade in heat, protect in freeze, and fend off insects.
Love garlic? See how easy it is to grow and the best varieties to plant with tips from Sam Slaughter of Gabriel Valley Farms. On tour, visit a garden in Jarrell reclaimed from an old cow pasture. Daphne analyzes a peach tree problem and highlights hummingbird-magnet, Agastache. Pet of the week: Flash the Wonder Cat! Trisha Shirey shows how to have success with seeds.