Planting a Butterfly Garden – Family Plot

Alright Joellen, we got some beautiful plants here. What are we going to do? – We’re going to create a butterfly garden. – Cool. – Now, when you do butterfly gardens, you gotta do al ittle bit of research. The majority of butterflies like nectar producing flowers that usually like full sun. So, you really […]

Q&A – Removing Ivy from Trees

“We have a vine that is growing up “and choking our maple tree. “What is it, and how do we kill the vine?” They wanna kill the vine. So what do we think that is? – Well, I think it’s English Ivy, what do you think? – I think it’s English Ivy. Hedera helix, is […]

Q&A – Removing Ivy from Trees

“We have a vine that is growing up “and choking our maple tree. “What is it, and how do we kill the vine?” They wanna kill the vine. So what do we think that is? – Well, I think it’s English Ivy, what do you think? – I think it’s English Ivy. Hedera helix, is […]

Gardening Under Trees – Family Plot

Alright, Ms. Carol. Let’s talk about growing under trees. How difficult is that? – Well, it can be very difficult. There’s a lotta challenges, to growing under trees. Shade, first and foremost, for those plants, we know, need sunlight. But to me, one of the great challenges, is the competition from the tree roots. – […]

Spraying Peach Trees – Family Plot

Alright Mr D. – Talk about sprayin’. – We’re gonna talk about sprayin’ trees, right? – Peach trees, that’s right. Before I get into the actual spraying demonstration, I wanna talk a little bit about safety. Probably the best thing you can do where safety is concerned first is to read the label. And near […]

Q&A – What causes the sap to run out of peach trees?

“What will cause the sap to run out of peach trees? How can we stop it?” This is from Donna. Mr. D., this has your name on it. – (Mr. D.) Peach Tree Borers. Classic. – (Dr. Kelly) Yeah. Oh, it’s bad too. – That’s a classic infestation. They got a bad case of it. […]

Q&A – When is the best time to prune fig trees?

My fig tree has gotten too tall, and I want to cut it back. When is the best time to prune fig trees? And this is from Steve. So Mr. Bill, he wants to know, when is the best time to prune his fig tree, because it’s gotten too big. And, we hear that a […]

Pruning Fig Trees – Family Plot

– So I’m here with Mr Bill. We’re at the Memphis Botanic Gardens and we’re gonna prune some figs. – What’s left of some figs. – What’s left of some figs. – We’ve already had an abnormally warm spring. – [Chris] Yes we have. – Before Spring got here, in fact. And figs, which are […]

The Best Haitian Patty in NYC || 5 Buck Lunch

– Remember, if you’ve never been alone you should try it sometimes, but eventually it gets sad. I’m Cody Reese and I’m your New York City host for Five Buck Lunch. My love of food has taken me to more than thirty-five countries. I’ve worked as a cook, farmer, and cheese maker. Now I’m in […]

Pruning Apple and Pear Trees – Family Plot

But Mr. D., we’re out here, we’re about to prune a apple tree, but before we do that, we definitely wanna thank the good folks at Jones Orchard. Specifically Mr. Henry Jones, for allowin’ us to be out here today, so we can prune one of these apple trees for him. – They’ve got the […]