hurricane

Dan Gill: How to protect your tropicals from the cold | Home/Garden

Because we just experienced a light freeze in southeast Louisiana, it’s time to talk about cold protection for tropicals in our landscapes. Fortunately, in most areas, freeze damage has been light or did not occur. The early cold weather doesn’t necessarily mean severe freezes this winter, but it does mean it’s time to get prepared …

Dan Gill: How to protect your tropicals from the cold | Home/Garden Read More »

Plant strawberries now for a luscious spring harvest. Dan Gill explains which varieties to look for Home/Garden

Fresh, ripe strawberries are a favorite with just about everyone. If you want in on the action, this is a great time to plant them in your garden. Strawberries are best planted from late October through early December for production next spring (March, April and May). Some nurseries, garden centers and feed and seed stores …

Plant strawberries now for a luscious spring harvest. Dan Gill explains which varieties to look for Home/Garden Read More »

Plant strawberries now for a luscious spring harvest. Dan Gill explains which varieties to look for Home/Garden

Fresh, ripe strawberries are a favorite with just about everyone. If you want in on the action, this is a great time to plant them in your garden. Strawberries are best planted from late October through early December for production next spring (March, April and May). Some local nurseries, garden centers and feed and seed …

Plant strawberries now for a luscious spring harvest. Dan Gill explains which varieties to look for Home/Garden Read More »

Drier fall weather means getting back into the habit of watering. Read more timely tips from Dan Gill | Home/Garden

Cool fronts in September don’t occur every year, but I sure did enjoy the milder morning temperatures and lower humidity provided by the front that just moved through our area last week. After a long, hot summer, gardeners and plants alike are more than ready for a little relief from the heat. While fall officially …

Drier fall weather means getting back into the habit of watering. Read more timely tips from Dan Gill | Home/Garden Read More »