Trying To Avoid The Last Freeze -- Should You Plant Early This Season?The Metroplex is a mere 10 days away from the average last freeze. This is a date that signifies the start of the growing season.
Monitoring The North Texas Growing Season For GardenersIf the growing season goes to the average first freeze date of November 22 North Texas should have 227 days left.
Texas Weather Presents Challenge For Globe Life Park Grounds CrewWith the recent lack of rainfall, many people across North Texas have probably had a hard time keeping their lawns green. But imagine trying to keep an entire MLB field green.
Bees Can Make Your Garden Thrive, But They Need Your HelpThere are native bees in North Texas, and they need your support. Every backyard can help by taking just a few small steps to increase the population of one of the biggest heroes of the insect world.
Gardening Experts: Kill The Urge To Plant Too SoonExperts say the urge to get out in the garden like it's spring could mean you're buying plants that won't make it to summer or pruning trees at the wrong time of year and that could kill them.
Dallas Arboretum Adding Farm-To-Table GardenA new farm-to-table area is now under construction at the Dallas Arboretum, set to open next year. A two-acre swath at the botanical garden is being transformed into an area called "A Tasteful Place."
Guide To Picking Your Favorite Summer FruitsSummer fruit season is here. There are so many different varieties of sweet, tasty fruit -- all of which come into season at different times during the summer. Here's a quick look at when to pick your favorite tasty treats.
5 Mother's Day Themed Gift Basket IdeasWhat are your plans for Mother's Day this year? Show your mom how much you care with a personalized gift basket. Here are five sample baskets to help spark your creativity.
5 Spring Bulbs To Plant In Your Garden NowMost planting is done earlier, but you can still find lots of hearty bulbs that are perfect for planting in the spring.
North Texas Prisoner Garden Changing Lives & Boosting BudgetsHill County's new garden by the jail is saving thousands of dollars in prison grocery costs. The first harvest isn't yet complete, but the vegetables harvested so far have saved nearly $2,000.
Grow Your Own Spring Herb GardenIndoors or outdoors, there are many ways to grow your own fresh herbs. Take advantage of the early Spring weather and start planting your garden today.
Preparing Plants For A Possible April FreezeIt sounds hard to believe in the middle of April, but North Texans are preparing for a possible freeze on Monday night. That could be bad for anyone working on their spring garden.
Tips for Preparing Your Vegetable Garden This SummerAre you considering growing your own vegetables to save money and eat healthier? Growing a garden takes some advanced planning, as well as a great deal of time, patience and effort. Utilize these 10 helpful tips to prepare your garden and make it flourish.
Spruce Up Your Porch With Container GardensContainer gardens are a great way to add a little bit of spring to your home, especially if you live in an apartment or loft. Check out expert tips for planting with container gardens.
Gardening Lifts Spirits Of Arthritis PatientsAccording to the Arthritis Foundation, the disease in its many forms is the leading cause of disability in this country. The debilitating condition affects those of all ages.