Hillside Garden, Texas Tough Plants, Start Milkweed Seeds
air date: November 11, 2023
Dramatic weather’s here to stay, so let’s work with it! On an eroding slope framed by live oaks, Lori Najvar and Glen Chapell worked with designer Leah Churner to control runoff and plant shade-tolerant plants in clay soil. Fall’s primetime for planting, so Kirk Alston from The Natural Gardener picks resilient perennial options for sun, shade, and pollinators. Learn how to stratify and scarify milkweed seeds with Sonia Koschoreck from The Monarch Sanctuary Project. And, what does “winter” mean? Daphne explains the difference between meteorological and astronomical winter.