The Spoken Garden podcast is here to help you become a better gardener right now. No matter what level of gardener you are, Sean and Allison, are here to help you build your garden care knowledge and skills! By listening to our fast DIY Garden Minute episodes and our longer podcast episodes, learn how to grow and care for your plants and flowers.
With your hanging baskets and containers all planted and placed around your garden, you now are wondering how you can make them grow fuller. This is perfect because we have 3 tips to help you create and grow fuller hanging baskets and containers that you can apply right away in your garden.
Listen to this episode to learn these 3 tips!
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You might by now have already bought your fuchsia hanging baskets and are ready to see them burst with different flower colors, BUT do you know how to care for them?
Listen to this DIY episode to learn 3 quick care tips to have have beautiful and colorful fuchsia hanging baskets all summer long.
Just like us humans, plants need a steady diet of nutrients to stay healthy. Two types of fertilizers you can use to keep your plants healthy all spring and summer long are granular and liquid fertilizers. But what's the difference and when to use them?
Learn the difference between and when to use a granular and liquid fertilizer in your garden.
Go to spokengarden.com/198 for liquid and granular fertilizer examples and which pl...
You are at your local nursery or box-store to look for new plants to add to your garden. You want to make sure you are buying the healthiest plants possible, so how do you know what to look for?
Listen to hear what quick signs to look for when buying new plants at your local nursery!
Go to spokengarden.com/197 for see these and other quick signs to know if you are buying healthy plants.
Watering is one major container plant care need. Even if you have a watering system and it's on a regular schedule, you still need to check your systems, schedule, and more avoid over watering your plants and promoting diseases and insects.
Listen to this quick podcast episode to learn how to properly water your container plants this growing season!
For these and other watering tips, go to spokengarden.com/196.
Whether you have planted containers on your deck or patio, along your walkways, or even at entrances around your home or office, they all need to be spaced correctly so they stay healthy. Listen to hear why these 3 things are important for container spacing.
Go to spokengarden.com/195 to see and hear more.
Container gardening is a fun way to keep your garden looking great and to keep your thumbs green, BUT what should your soil be composed of so your plants stay healthy and get enough water throughout the season?
Listen to learn the best container soil components to keep your plants healthy this spring and summer!
For examples of different container soils, go to spokengarden.com/194
You have your container full of plants already placed for this coming year on your patio, deck, balcony, or other space, BUT you might be worried about your container's water drainage.
Listen to hear three ways to maintain and improve your containers water drainage.
Go to spokengarden.com/193 for other ways to improve your container water drainage.
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Are you thinking about starting to grow plants in containers this Spring? If so, that's really exciting and you might be asking yourself what is the difference between growing plants in containers versus growing them in the ground?
Listen to hear what the differences are!
If you have a new raised garden bed, you need to site or locate it properly so you can grow amazing plants and flowers.
Listen to hear these 5 tips to choose the best location for your new raised garden bed!
To plant your seeds fast, and thin or transplant your seedlings in your new raised garden beds, check out The Little Dibby!
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Strong seedlings make for beautiful plants later and fertilizers help us do this. But, "when should I fertilizer my seedlings", "how do I fertilize my seedlings", and "what should I use to fertilize my seedlings"?
Listen to learn more and go to this episodes webpage at spokengarden.com/190.
Get your seeds planted and your seedlings thinned, or transplanted by using The Little Dibby! Go to spokengarden.com...
Listen to learn what peat pots are, which plants to grow in them, and what other circumstances you can use them around your garden!
You can find out more about how plants grow, what they need and soooo much more in our new book "The First-time Gardener: Growing Plants and Flowers" on Amazon with our rel...
Your seedlings are ready to be transplanted, but you aren't sure which transplanting tool use.
Listen to hear about these 3 easy-to-use seedling transplanting tools!
To see examples of these three tools, go to spokengarden.com/188 and watch our YouTube #Short video.
Your seedlings are growing and almost ready to be planted in your garden. Before you plant them, though, they need to first be hardened off so they aren't shocked or harshly stressed, or they could be irreparably damaged or die.
Listen to hear our 3 great reasons to harden off your seedlings.
For examples of these three reasons, go to spokengarden.com/187 and watch our YouTube Video #Short.
Today, I want to tell you 3 mistakes to avoid when caring for your seedlings!
We all want our seedlings to be healthy and strong, but what mistakes should you avoid?
Listen to hear what 3 physical signs to look for to avoid these mistakes.
For examples of these three mistakes to avoid, go to spokengarden.com/186 and watch our YouTube Video #Short.
After your seeds have germinated, do you know when they are ready to be transplanted?
Listen to learn what 3 signs to look for to know when your seedlings are ready to be transplanted.
For examples of all three of these signs, go to spokengarden.com/185 right now!
For even more specific seed sowing directions and information, pre-order our book "The First-time Gardener: Growing Plants and Flowers" by April 6th on Am...
Today, I want to tell you 5 different seed germination hacks to increase your germination rates AND more plants!
Listen to hear our 5 seed germination hacks!
Try these and see how they improve your seed germination this year! Go to spokengarden.com/184 to see examples of these different seed germination hacks.
Early seed sowing in winter to get ahead of this coming spring is essential if you are looking to maximize your growing time, so you need to know how deep to sow them to not waste seeds, your time, or your hard-earned money. So, let's go over how to do it.
The general rule is ... listen to hear more!
Today, I want to tell you the importance moisture plays in germinating your seeds early this winter!
Moisture is one of the key ingredients for seeds to germinate. Listen to learn more!
Go to spokengarden.com/182 for general watering needs of the seeds we talked about in episode 181, right now!
For specific seed sowing directions to start your own seeds during any time of year, pre-order our new book "The First-time Garden...
It's almost the middle of winter and you are asking yourself "what seeds can I sow right now to get a jump on this coming spring"?
Listen to this episode to hear which flower and vegetable seeds you can sow right now!
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