Gardening

Bamboo-zled

When voracious bamboo invades, experts mount an aggressive attack

Subscriber onlyNEWPORT NEWS, Va. — If there is an expert on runaway bamboo, it has to be Dorothy Geyer, a natural resource specialist with the Colonial National Historical Park in Virginia’s Yorktown and Jamestown. Continue reading...

Keep an eye out for warning signs

Subscriber onlyThe visible symptoms of a plant disease are the plant’s reaction to what is causing the problem. Plant symptoms include: Blight: a rapid discoloration and death of twigs, foliage or flowers. Continue reading...

Can you dig it?

Little is more tasty, nutritious and satisfying than fresh, homemade meals made from garden-grown fruits, vegetables and herbs. Continue reading...