Episode 10: Raingardens

Episode 10: Raingardens

With more than six inches of rain in less than three weeks, we’ve got water everywhere and today we discuss how to proactively direct runoff into a “green” stormwater solution – a raingarden. With proper planning, a hearty team of helpers and a...
Episode 9: Houseplants Part 2 – Going Bigger

Episode 9: Houseplants Part 2 – Going Bigger

You’ve mastered the basics of cultivating common houseplants and are ready to get more tropical … so how do you do it? We chat with a local plantsman who took the leap from quit his day job to pursue growing large tropical houseplants as his business. His...
Episode 8: So much about SEEDS

Episode 8: So much about SEEDS

The turn of the calendar year means the arrival of seed catalogs in mailboxes and seed packets in the nursery. The time to plan is upon us and today we discuss how to decide which seeds are best for your garden. Listen to "8: So much about SEEDS" on Spreaker. You can...
Episode 7: Festive Feast Fodder

Episode 7: Festive Feast Fodder

Want to wow your friends and family with fun facts about traditional holiday plants? Listen no further than this podcast! We’ve got the skinny on holly, ivy, misteltoe, Christmas cactus and the Virgin Mary’s favorite plant. There’s a tidbit in this...
Episode 6: Celebrating the Solstice

Episode 6: Celebrating the Solstice

Lighten up on the shortest day of the year with the Plantcast with conversations about how to celebrate with bits of trees and a little creativity. There’s also a worldwide bloom happening and we tell you how to identify it (pssst … it’s bamboo). You...
Episode 5: Perfectly Pretty Poinsettias

Episode 5: Perfectly Pretty Poinsettias

The poinsettia is synonymous with Christmas. Erin and Justin chat with Todd Nakamura from StarLake Greenhouse, a Western Washington grower of this beautiful holiday favorite. They also discuss how to take care of this delicate flower. Listen to "5: Perfectly Pretty...