Orchids Made Easy
encore date: December 17, 2016
original air date: November 19, 2016
Orchids, those sensual flowers that can bloom for months, may seem challenging to the indoor gardener. Jessica Robertson takes the mystery out of growing them, even for beginners. Why is it that some cold-hardy plants freeze in containers? Daphne’s got the answer. Hankering for homegrown potatoes? Travis County Master Gardener Caroline Homer shares her tips for spectacular spuds. And make room for tasty leeks, with Trisha’s tips on how to grow, divide and use these perennials. Get Trisha’s leek recipes. On tour at Dell Children’s Medical Center, gardens that nurture health, peace and young patient therapy unite top medical technology with nature’s healing power for both staff and families.