Check out upcoming Garden Events.
When you go to bed Saturday night (March 8) set your clock ahead one hour. One less hour of sleep tonight equals an extra hour of evening daylight everyday!
Note: My show ends at 11:30 today so call early!
I am in the studio today with guest Nita Jo Rountree. We are talking about the upcoming "Talk, Walk & Weed" events with Dan Hinkley at Heronswood in Kingston. The first one is on Saturday, March 15 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with future events on March 29 and April 19. Learn about the restoration work at Heronswood, walk through the gardens with Dan, and volunteer some time weeding with Dan. Bring your own brown bag lunch, warm clothes, gloves, and hand tools for weeding. No registration needed; simply show up at 10:00. Heronswood is at 7530 NE 288th St., Kingston.
By the way, catch Nita Jo at Molbaks in Woodinville on Saturday, March 15 at 10 a.m. For those of you with facebook or linkedin logins, you will find more information on her appearances on her facebook page and Linked in page.
Saturday, March 8 at 2 p.m., I will be at the Port Susan Home & Garden Show on Camano Island.
Monday, March 10 at noon, I will be speaking at the Mercer Island Women's Club luncheon. Note that you must register to attend.
Friday, March 14 at 9:30 a.m., I will be presenting my popular "Bugs: Eek, Squish, Splat" talk at the Snohomish County Master Gardener Sustainable Gardening Winter Speaker Series. If you do not have the entire series tickets, there may be some at the door pending space available.
Saturday, March 15, I will be broadcasting live from the Lynnwood Fred Meyers (4615 196th St. SW) for the Big Garden Give, to kick off the start of Cedar Grove Compost Days.
Sunday, March 16, 1 p.m., I will be speaking at the KPQ Home & Garden Show in Wenatchee.
Don't be a dim dim. Make sure you call before you dig. Call 811 to schedule a utilities check. It's free!
I have always tried to answer as many emails as possible. If you received an answer, it was always from me, not from anyone else. Beginning September 14, 2013, I am taking a hiatus from answering emails as I must devote my writing time to my next book.
Please DO call one of my shows as I would love to talk to you and answer your question live. My radio show is 10 to noon on Saturday, call 1-888-973-KIRO. Or you can ask a questions on my live Friday night TV show from 6 to 6:30 p.m. The number is 1-800-305-NWCN (same as 1-800-305-6926).
The Miller Library Plant Answer Line is a great resource as are your local Master Gardener Clinics.
They are all on the "Gardening" / "Events" page.
Or click on the green "Gardening" tab on the left; then the gray "Garden Events" tab on the right side of the "Gardening" page.
Go there frequently as there are more added all the time.
Do you have a question or are you just curious about something around the garden? Submit your dilemma for consideration for a "Ciscoe Save Me" segment. Send an email (with pictures if possible) to firstname.lastname@example.org and your question might make it on T.V.
I live in Seattle and the Seattle Public Utilities makes recycling easy. Every year, they send out a flier to remind you what goes where but if you are unsure where to put something, you can Look it Up!
Check out the Washington Association of Landscape Professionals (WALP). WALP is a non-profit organization of landscape professionals dedicated to providing opportunities that promote professionalism, integrity, and education to a thriving membership within the Green Industry and the communities served.
Many of you have heard the ads for the Millionair Club on the radio and have asked me for their website. Find more information at the Millionair Club.
Ciscoe Morris doles out garden advice on his weekly radio show "Gardening with Ciscoe" on 97.3 FM Kiro radio. He also appears on numerous TV shows including "Gardening with Ciscoe" which he co-hosts with Meeghan Black.