gardening

Gardens at The Mount in Lenox, Mass.
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In the studio today to answer your gardening questions are a few familiar voices. Bob Graves is a horticulturist and co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery in Latham, New York. Fred Breglia is director of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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In the studio today to answer your gardening questions are a few familiar voices. Bob Graves is a horticulturist and co-owner of Faddegon’s Nurseryin Latham, New York. Fred Breglia is director of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

Ralph Gardner Jr: Growing Local Hors d’Oeuvres

Jul 22, 2017
The first homegrown cherry tomato of the season with Hawaiian black lava salt and refreshments
Ralph Gardner Jr.

Last holiday season I received an advent calendar from the Burpee company. Instead of chocolate, or whatever treat is typically secreted behind the twenty-five doors of an advent calendar, this one contained seeds: beets, basil, tomatoes, poppies, cauliflower, radishes, watermelon.

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In the studio today to answer your gardening questions are a few familiar voices. Bob Graves is a horticulturist and co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery in Latham, New York. Fred Breglia is director of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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Fred Breglia and Greg Ward are in the studio today to answer your gardening questions. Breglia is director of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

Fountain at the Stadelhoferplatz square in Zürich-Mühlebach
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In the studio today to answer your gardening questions are a few familiar voices. Bob Graves is a horticulturist and co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery in Latham, New York. Fred Breglia is director of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts.

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In the studio today to answer your gardening questions are a few familiar voices. Bob Graves is a horticulturist and co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery in Latham, New York. Fred Breglia is director of horticulture and operations at the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. Greg Ward runs Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. WAMC’s Ray Graf hosts. 

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Joining us for our winter gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts and arborist Fred Breglia of The Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York. 

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Here to take your calls are Greg Ward of Ward's Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum. Ray Graf hosts.

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Autumn is here.... but there is still plenty to talk about in the world of gardening! Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum. Ray Graf hosts.

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Joining us for our gardening program is arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

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  Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery and Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Jim Levulis / WAMC

Later this month the Pittsfield Garden Tour will celebrate its 20th and final year. WAMC strolled through some of the gardens that have made the effort successful.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

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 Joining us for our gardening program is arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

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Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum

The Mount: Edith Wharton's Home

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

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Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Flickr/Karen Roe

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

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Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Bob Graves of Faddegon's Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

Berkshire Botanical Garden

    

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

Berkshire Botanical Garden

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

Foxtail lily
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Joining us for this special “winter” gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and Garden Center in Great Barrington, and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum in Esperance.

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  Want to grow your best vegetable and herb garden ever? It all starts with seeds and choosing the right varieties from sources that match your garden conditions. And now is the time – or it can be.

  Garden expert Margaret Roach, former editorial director for Martha Stewart living and originator of the website awaytogarden.com, will present a program: The Joy of Seed Catalogues in the Dead of Winter on Saturday, January 31st from 3-5pm at the Gallery Space at Solaris/Camphill Hudson on Warren Street in Hudson. The event is a benefit for the Campaign for the Hudson Area Library.

The Mount: Edith's Warton Home

Joining us for our gardening program is gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, and arborist Fred Breglia of the Landis Arboretum in Esperance, New York.

Berkshire Botanical Garden

  Joining us for our gardening program is horticulturist Bob Graves, co-owner of Faddegon’s Nursery, gardener Greg Ward of Ward’s Nursery and arborist Fred Breglia of Landis Arboretum...

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