Tag Archives: Harold Johnson

March: Art, Empty Calories, Project Budburst, Prevent Diseases, Losing Your Job, Its Murder

Our gardens are starting to wake up and there’s lots to do.  The Duke Gardens spring plant sale is coming March 28th.  Visit Art in Bloom at the NCMA or the JC Raulston Arboretum where you will find children’s and citizen … Continue reading

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Add Winter Color with Deciduous Hollies

You can add winter interest to your garden with North Carolina native deciduous hollies.  Harold Johnson will introduce us to Ilex verticillata and Ilex decidua.  These hollies provide brilliant red berries for you, and the birds, to enjoy throughout the winter months.  

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Meet Mark Weathington

Harold Johnson interviews Mark Weathington, the new Director of the JC Raulston Arboretum.  The Arboretum focuses on plants that can diversify the American landscape.  They work with nurserymen to expand our gardening possiblities and educating the public on the joys of gardening. Bio: Mark … Continue reading

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February: Winter Pruning, Caring for Houseplants, New Raulston Arboretum Director, Deciduous Holly, and Stormwater Management

February is a good time for planning. The Enthusiastic Gardener Charles Murphy guides you on  pruning your trees and shrubs. Amy Hill offers timely tips for caring for your houseplants during the winter.  Harold Johnson interviews the new JC Raulston Arboretum Director … Continue reading

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Taking Care of Business, Going Native, Avoiding Tomato Diseases

In this episode our host, Harold Johnson, reminds us about caring for our vegetables when we are away on summer holidays.The Enthusiastic Gardener, Charles Murphy, explains how to avoid some common tomato plant diseases, and Harold Johnson visits the Sarah P. Duke … Continue reading

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