Green plants growing in rectangular soil bed...
Michelle Lee

Choosing what seeds to plant in your garden

SALT LAKE CITY – Sheriden Hansen, extension assistant professor and horticulturist at the Utah State University Botanical Center, joined Maria and Taun on the KSL Greenhouse Show to discuss how she decides what seeds to plant in her garden. “There’s usually a story associated with some of the plants that I select,” Sheriden said. She […]
7 days ago
Plant catalogs offer various plant options, such as vegetables and flowers. However, you should do ...
Michelle Lee

What to know about plant catalogs

Now is a great time to start thinking about what to plant for this coming season. Last week at the KSL Greenhouse show, Taun and Maria went over how to read plant catalogs.
14 days ago
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Michelle Lee

A beautiful waterwise garden in the backyard

SALT LAKE CITY – It’s time to escape into a beautiful backyard garden. A couple weeks ago, Maria and Taun toured Andrea Simondi’s waterwise garden in Spanish Fork, Utah. Andrea has interest in waterwise gardening, so she has her own right in her backyard. Her waterwise garden is massive and has a wide variety of […]
28 days ago
FILE: Gardener tends to their soil. (Adobe Stock)...
Michelle Lee

What is the master gardener program in Utah?

Michael Caron, Extension Assistant Professor at USU, joined the KSL Greenhouse show to talk about the Master Gardener Program.
1 month ago
Red berries hanging from thin branches lightly coated with snow...
Michelle Lee

KSL Greenhouse: How to prepare your yard to look nice for the winter

With winter officially starting in a couple of days, it’s time to prepare your yard to look nice. JayDee Gunnell, professor of horticulture at Utah State University gives tips.
1 month ago
Those planning herb gardens in Utah should focus on five specific plants -- basil, parsley, chives,...
Michelle Lee

Planning herb gardens in Utah? Here are 5 must-haves!

Basil tops the list of recommendations when planning herb gardens according to USU Extension horticulturist Sheriden Hansen.
2 months ago
Gardening writer Jeff Lowenfels identifies five classic holiday plants: paperwhites, poinsettias, C...
JEFF LOWENFELS Associated Press

5 plants that say `holiday season,’ and how to care for them

Gardening writer Jeff Lowenfels identifies five plants that are holiday classics: paperwhites, poinsettias, Christmas trees, amaryllis and Christmas cactus.
2 months ago
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Carlos Artiles Fortun

KSL Greenhouse: How to manage houseplant pests

This time of the year it can be easy for houseplant pests to enter your house while you are protecting your plants for winter.
2 months ago
On the latest episode of the KSL Greenhouse Show, hosts Maria Shialos and Taun Beddes discuss the ...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Transitioning plants indoors for the winter

On the latest episode of the KSL Greenhouse Show, hosts Maria Shialos and Taun Beddes discuss the best way to transfer plants indoors slowly for better acclamation.
2 months ago
Prepare your motorized lawn equipment for winter storage....
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Prepare your motorized lawn equipment for winter storage

On the latest episode of the KSL Greenhouse Show, hosts Maria Shialos and Taun Beddes give you some tips on preparing your motorized lawn equipment for winter storage.
2 months ago
Taun Beddes, host of KSL Greenhouse explains how to best take care of our trees and keep them healt...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Tree wrapping, why you should protect trees for the winter

Taun Beddes, host of KSL Greenhouse explains how to best take care of our trees and keep them healthy during the winter.
2 months ago
Jaydee Gunnell, professor at USU, joined the KSL Greenhouse show to discuss why we should be pulli...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Time to pull annuals and cut back perennials

Jaydee Gunnell, professor at USU, joined the KSL Greenhouse show to discuss why we should be cutting back perennials.
3 months ago
A young boy rakes up fall leaves...
Samantha Herrera

What to do with your fall leaves

Community Education Program Director at Wasatch Community Gardens Marybeth Janerich shared tips with KSL Greenhouse on how to use leaves to your advantage.
3 months ago
Sprinkler is shown watering lawn...
Adam Small

Its time to turn off the sprinklers and stop watering your lawn

Experts say to stop watering your lawn, but recommend using this time of year to fertilize your grass and clean your irrigation system.
3 months ago
edible sweet potato...
Maria Shilaos

Edible varieties of the sweet potato make beautiful vines, too

Edible varieties of sweet potato can provide a wonderful spiller for summer containers as well as a tasty fall crop!
4 months ago
Image of a tomato plant...
Caitlyn Johnston

Tomato trouble: Why tomato plants failed this year

Have you been having tomato trouble? Taun and Maria paid a visit to the USU Botanical gardens to talk about tomato troubles.
6 months ago
Host Maria Shilaos visits Michael and Cheryl Ackley's desert garden. The garden various things to s...
Devin Oldroyd

Taking a look at a backyard turned desert garden

Host Maria Shilaos visits Michael and Cheryl Ackley's desert garden. The garden various things to see, such as desert plants, a western town and a revamped train caboose.
6 months ago
Image of a tomato plant...
Chandler Holt

How does heat impact vegetables?

The heat has been no joke so far this summer. The sun is great for many plants, but the heat is another story. 
6 months ago
Container gardens could provide an easy way to have access to emergency food supply...
Maria Shilaos

Container gardening could be the next best way to prepare for an emergency

Growing your own food with container gardening is a wonderful way to be better prepared for an emergency whether it is an earthquake, a food shortage caused by world events, or a buffer against rising food prices.
6 months ago
Maria Shilaos ana Taun Beddes learn to grow vegetables with Mat Jentzsch...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

How to grow vegetables in containers

Maria Shilaos and Taun Beddes visit Mathew Jentzsch to learn how to grow vegetables in containers for easy, convenient growing.
9 months ago
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Taun Beddes

The good and bad of garden catalogs

The Good and The Bad of Garden Catalogs One of my favorite things is getting plant catalogs in the dead of winter. I enjoy seeing all of the wonderful plants. I have noticed that other gardeners also love these catalogs but are sometimes disappointed when the plants they ordered fail. As with most things research […]
1 year ago
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Carlos Artiles Fortun

The art of gardening

SALT LAKE CITY — Growing a garden can be a tedious task, especially if you do it in your own backyard as a hobby. If you are looking into inspiration for your own garden, look no further than Randy Blackburn’s garden. In the latest episode of the KSL Greenhouse, host Maria Shilaos went to visit his […]
1 year ago
How to tell if the melon is ripe...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

KSL Greenhouse | How to choose the tastiest melon and know if they are ripe

Many people don't know how to choose the best melon from the store or garden, and how to know when they are ripe. Here, we've got you covered.
1 year ago
Park city trees...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Conserving energy with trees

Conserving summer energy with trees is easy with the right kind of tree, which can also help warm your home in the winter!
2 years ago

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