Ashley Gregory

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Garden View: Caring for Ixora: Help yours look their best

I often exchange gardening columns with Cameron Co. Master Gardener Lori Murray, who writes for the Valley Morning Star. This week, I wanted to...

GARDEN VIEW: Gardening can grow happiness, reduce anxiety

I always enjoy working in my garden and nothing can put my busy mind to rest like pruning and weeding. The combination of connecting...

Garden View: Mulch benefits: low cost, low maintenance for your home landscapes

Even though we are seriously aware of conserving moisture, slowing flood waters, reducing pesticide use, having healthier plants, smothering weeds, saving money, recycling materials...

Garden View: Controlling the pests in your garden

Last month we talked about vegetable varieties for a spring garden and as soon as I mentioned how unusually warm it had been —...

Garden View: Vegetable varieties for spring

We still have two more months before its officially spring, but no one told the plants because they have been blooming like they’ve never...

Garden View: How to keep a healthy lawn

Take-All Root Rot (TARR) is a fungal pathogen that is very common in our area and was particularly active this past year. While I...

Garden View: Gardening programs for the new decade

There’s nothing like spending a week with your family to make you want to run to the backyard for some quality time with your...

Garden View: Your plants need special care during the cold, too

Now that the cold weather is finally here, this is a great time to refresh on protecting our landscape plants from the cold temperatures. Before...

Garden View: How to use fertilizer during the fall season

Applying fertilizer in the fall has shown to really help plants with reemergence in the spring. Particularly with turf grasses, because of favorable environmental...

Garden View: Annual Fall Plant Sale on Oct. 12

We’ve been talking a lot about updating the landscape and planting trees as we move into fall. Well, now is the time to put...