The Texas wine industry is exploding. Steven Morgan of the Bluebonnet Wine Trail joins the show to share the insides and outs of this bustling business and how you can enjoy the fruits of their labor (we couldn't resist the pun-ortunity.)Read More
Continuing from last week, Shawn and Blinda discuss the various elements that define and distinguish the quintessential southern garden.Read More
If you need some attractive ground coverage at a great value, Shawn and Blinda have the answer for you. Are you looking for low maintenance and beautiful coverage with low maintenance? One of these options may be a great solution. Listen on!
Google and the internet has been a wonderful source for the 21st century gardener. Often times, the solution to our garden scourges can be found with a little self-investigation and a internet connection. However, other times our problems are more daunting. Wouldn't it be wonderful if the average homeowner could send in a sample of a disease-ridden plant, and get a professional diagnosis?
This is where Sheila McBride enters the story...
With enough children and grandchildren to fill an entire baseball roster, Shawn and Blinda know a thing or two about how to entertain and delight children in their garden. From wacky Dr. Seuss-like plants to delicious edibles, you too can introduce your children to the wonders of your own garden.Read More
Shawn and Blinda chat with John Ferguson of Nature's Way about how to best create your own at-home compost pile. After all, now is the time to do it in preparation for spring plantings.
Plus, you'll be surprised how composting can affect how much and when you water your plants.Read More
Don't dig it up! Shawn and Blinda save you the hassle of removing ugly and dying plants.
Which offers better shade: a giant tree, or a gazebo? Your Livable garden hosts, Michael Shawn and Blinda Ann Kelly, explore the strengths of a shade tree in a backyard design.
A few helpful pointers before you throw your back out transplanting that tree...