Search Results for: Jenny Peterson

Episodes

Jenny and David Stocker

Native Plants for Wildlife - October 11th, 2014

Celebrate Texas Native Plant Week with Cathy Downs from the Native Plant Society of Texas.  Get her drought defiant picks to support wildlife all year long and why it matters. On tour, Jenny and David Stocker combine drought, pollinator plants, and beautiful outdoor living. Daphne illustrates how viewer Kim Bruch dries and preserves native plants for her elementary school students. Find out how to grow Plant of the Week native purple skullcap (S…

garden mueller

Indoor Plant Décor for Every Style and Budget - May 18th, 2013

Pep up your house and office with Indoor Plant Décor! Authors Jenny Peterson and Kylee Baumle take the humdrum out of houseplants with THE design stylebook that connects to your muse, budget and imagination. Daphne explains how the late frost burned new leaves on her Monterrey oak. John Dromgoole shows how beneficial nematodes control flies, fire ants, fleas, and other garden pests….

garden umlauf

Rain Catchment - July 14th, 2012

See how to catch the rain in barrels, cisterns, and berms with environmental consultant Dick Peterson. On tour, take a soothing walk through the Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum where two art forms unite. Daphne explains why a young tree won’t grow. Pick of the Week is Pam’s Pink turk’s cap. Trisha shows how to organically fertilize container plants….

Resources

Shade Plant List by Jon Hutson Tillery Street Plant Company

…Easy to propagate by division for sharing. Has really taken off in the landscaping community recently and because of this, can sometimes be rather hard to find. Viburnum suspensum ( Sandankwa viburnum) Z 8-11. China. Shrub to 10′. Partial to nearly full shade. Dense evergreen with dark green leathery leaves and white to pale pink flowers. Attractive to bees, birds and butterflies. Blooms are followed by red berries that darken to black. Appre…

Bloomers Plant List

Swizzle zinnia Caladium, Persian shield, torenia, chenille plant Penta, Salvia farinacea ‘Rhea’, fountain grass Algerian ivy, creeping jenny, holly fern, chenille plant, Rex begonia Chrysanthemum pacificum, cranesbill, pink skullcup ,blackfoot daisy, gazania, sedum Bougainvillea, Artemesia ‘Powis Castle’, mandevilla, sedum Other combinations gallardia, penta, bougainvillea coleus, elderberry, begonia, snow-on-the-mou…

Plant Combos for Containers and Beds

Blue strawberry pot: Salvia officinalis ‘Tricolor’ Sedum makinoi ‘Ogon’ Sedum reflexum ‘Blue Spruce’ Sedum ‘Rosy Glow’ Thymus praecox, pink flowered creeping Light blue pot: Scaevola ‘Blue Handflower’ Carex testacea ‘Indian Summer’ Dwarf pomegranate Lady slipper (Pedilanthus macrocarpus) Maroon pot on pedestal: Sedum x ‘Vera Jameson’ Melinis nerviglumis ‘Pink Crystals’ ruby grass Lotus ‘Amazon Sunset’ Sedum ‘Coral Reef’ Gray roaster…