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Garden Smart Previous Broadcasts

Episode #3110

KQED Life: Sun, Jun 30, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

Shade gardens, sunny gardens, vegetables and history all combine in this gardening gem in the heart of Atlanta. You don't have to live south of the Mason/Dixon line to grow many of these plants.

Episode #3111

KQED Life: Sat, Jun 29, 2013 -- 12:00 PM

When thinking "community," more and more people are thinking "gardens. " Not only do community gardens mean vegetables, they bring neighbors together in a combined outdoor work and social atmosphere. Along with growing healthy food, community gardens have even been known to change people's sense of belonging. GS joins in the planning and planting of a community garden.

Episode #3109

KQED Life: Sun, Jun 23, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

If you want to try container gardening but have put off attempting it because you lack a design sense or you just don't know where to start, this episode is for you. GS visits an expert who provides ideas for unusual container groupings and unique color combinations.

Episode #3108

KQED Life: Sun, Jun 16, 2013 -- 10:00 AM

Start with a beautiful site. Add ponds, waterfalls and garden rooms along with fields flowing with flowers and trees. This retired president of a landscape company covered the nation and world getting ideas for this, his own exceptional garden. His insight into selecting plants and plant care are helpful no matter whether you are an experienced or novice gardener.

Episode #3109

KQED Life: Sat, Jun 15, 2013 -- 12:00 PM

If you want to try container gardening but have put off attempting it because you lack a design sense or you just don't know where to start, this episode is for you. GS visits an expert who provides ideas for unusual container groupings and unique color combinations.

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