Hot Color, Dry Garden with Nan Sterman
encore date: July 13, 2019
original air date: June 2, 2018
California horticulturist and designer Nan Sterman knows that water thrifty gardens don’t have to be blah. Author of Hot Color, Dry Garden, and host of A Growing Passion on PBS, Nan pulls together eye-popping designs with plants, architecture, furniture and accents. On tour, Julie Patton and Eric Pedley of East Austin Succulents packed bold into their small garden with colorful recycles and striking succulents. Is flaking bark on a Monterrey oak a sign of trouble? Daphne has the answer. For tasty summer color, just add purple basil! John tips over nursery pots to inspect plant roots to see if they’re ready to come home with you.