horticulture

Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
6:30 am
Fri August 22, 2014

Plant Trial Days at the Cincinnati Zoo

Leaern about hardy perennials at the Zoo's Plant Trials Day.
Provided, Cincinnati Zoo

  Next Thursday, August 28, the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden presents its fourth-annual Plant Trials Day, where the zoo shares the results of its testing program. Learn about the best new plants most suitable for our area, and hear presentations by horticulture experts on a variety of gardening topics, perennials, miniature trees, selecting the best plant materials and more. Here to give us a preview of Plant Trials Day are the Director of Horticulture at the Cincinnati Zoo, Steve Foltz, and zoo horticulturist Scott Beuerlein.

Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue July 8, 2014

How to get your gardens and yard back in shape after a tough winter

 

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Cincinnati Edition
6:30 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Spring into Gardening, at Last

Now that the thaw has come.

  It has been a long, long winter, and many of us can’t wait to get out and get our yards and gardens in shape. Campbell County Horticultural Extension Agent David Koester and Peter Huttinger, neighborhood garden coordinator with the Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati, share tips and advice on what to do now to give your yard and garden a solid start for the growing season.

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Focus on Technology
1:31 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Preserving Plants at the Cincinnati Zoo

Dr. Valerie Pence, principal investigator for CREW

Our friends at the Cincinnati Zoo aren’t only into protecting and preserving animals; they are also into doing the same thing for plants. In this week’s Focus on Technology, Ann Thompson reports on efforts to save endangered plant species by using test tube reproduction.