Texas Plants And Trees Suffered Serious Damage During Last Week's Winter BlastThere is a tremendous loss of plant life out there across North Texas. For some types, it was catastrophic.
Gardening 101: Planting Fruit TreesIn this week's Gardening 101, CBS 11's Jeff Ray shows you some recommendations for fruit trees to grow in your backyard.
Gardening 101: Don't Throw Out That Orchid Just YetThe truth is orchids are perennials that can live for decades. The plant will produce that flower every year around the same time during its lifetime.
Gardening 101: Green In Winter, Green All YearIf you’d like to forgo dealing with the fickle nature of mother nature, grow some plants indoors.
Gardening 101: Planning In Advance For Tulip FlowersIf you wanted tulips in March you would have had to make the decision in September and ordered your super special colors from your favorite online stores.
Gardening 101: Pruning Summer FlowersWhen the first hard freeze of the season arrives it’s a sad end to your flower beds and your other warm-season plants.
Gardening 101: When, Where And How To Plant Your TreePlanting a tree is quite a commitment. Many trees live well past 100 years and some easily get to 200 years old, growing the entire time.
Gardening 101: Taking Care Of Our TreesIn this week's Gardening 101, meteorologist Jeff Ray show you why it's important to know when to give your trees attention as the seasons change.
Gardening 101: Mulch Is The Forest FloorMulch is the magic that slowly turns our clay soils into a deep bed of rich soil.
Gardening 101: Add Some Color To Your Garden This WinterIn this edition of Gardening 101, CBS 11 meteorologist Jeff Ray shows you how to add some color to your garden this winter.
Gardening 101: Plant A Tree In Honor Of 'Texas Arbor Day'You need to remember the next sentence if you are going to live in north Texas. Late Fall is the time to plant a tree.
Buying The Beauty You See During One Of North Texas' Biggest Plant SalesOne thing gardener/meteorologist Jeff Ray enjoys is walking around local botanical gardens to see what he might want to try planting in his own yard -- that's why he's vey excited about an upcoming plant sale.
Gardening 101: Starting Up A Butterfly GardenThis week’s Gardening 101 is about how easy it can be to get a butterfly garden going in your yard.
Gardening 101: Jeff Ray Talks Growing And Cooking OkraTo be honest I’ve never been a fan of okra when used in soups and the classic gumbo dishes.
Gardening 101: Putting Together An Herb GardenDesigning an herb garden is an exercise in instant gratification; many herbs are fast-growing plants to harvest (or at least snip) within weeks of germination.